An Alexander County man was arrested overnight on numerous offenses in Catawba County.
21 year old Derek Christopher Barnes of Advent Church Road in Taylorsville, was taken into custody by the North Carolina Highway Patrol. Barnes is charged with driving while impaired, reckless driving to endanger, hit and run, and resisting a public officer. Barnes was placed in the Catawba County Detention Center under a $5,000 secured bond. He has a court appearance set for October 1st in Newton.