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Burke County Residents Charged With Theft Offenses In Caldwell County
L-R: Ronald Lee Staten & Austin Blake Harwood
Courtesy of Caldwell County Sheriff's Office

Burke County Residents Charged With Theft Offenses In Caldwell County

42-year-old Ronald Lee Staten of Melvin Propst Road and 21-year-old Austin Blake Harwood of Fletcher Street, both from Morganton, were arrested Wednesday (December 23) by Caldwell County Sheriff’s Officers. They’re each charged with felony counts of breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering. Staten is also charged with felony possession of stolen property and misdemeanor failure to appear on a count of second-degree trespassing. Both suspects were jailed in the Caldwell County Detention Center, Staten under $6,000 secured bond, Harwood under $5,000 secured bond. They both have District Court dates December 29.