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Hickory Man Charged With Meth Trafficking, Weapon Counts
Bobby Postel Baumgarner
Courtesy of Catawba County Sheriff's Office

Hickory Man Charged With Meth Trafficking, Weapon Counts

40-year-old Bobby Postel Baumgarner of 28th Street NE in Hickory was arrested Saturday (June 26) by Catawba County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with trafficking in methamphetamine, maintaining a vehicle, dwelling, or place for controlled substance, possession of a weapon of mass destruction, and two counts of possession of a firearm by a felon. Baumgarner was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $170,000 bond. A District Court appearance was scheduled today (June 28).