20-year-old Britney Sierra Vereen of 10th Avenue S.E. in Hickory was arrested by Hickory Police at about 2:25 p.m. yesterday (July 9) on one felony count of possession of a schedule II controlled substance.
Vereen was arrested after Officers conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of 13th Avenue Drive S.E. and 10th Avenue Drive S.E. During the stop Officers found 0.1 grams of cocaine.
Vereen was taken into custody without incident and placed in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility with bond set at $3,500, secured. She has since been released. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled today (July 10) in Newton.