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Tesla Dawn Lynn
courtesy of Hickory Police Dept.

Hickory Woman Faces Heroin & Meth Charges

31-year-old Tesla Dawn Lynn, who is listed as a homeless person from Hickory, was arrested by Hickory Police early Monday morning (January 29) on felony counts of possession of a schedule I controlled substance (heroin) and possession of a schedule II controlled substance (methamphetamine), along with misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting a public officer.

Lynn was taken into custody without incident at about 12:15 a.m. Monday at the intersection of 17th Street S.W. and 7th Avenue Drive S.W., near the West Hickory Park. Lynn was placed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under a $3,000 secured bond. She has since been released. A first appearance in District Court was scheduled Monday in Newton with another court date coming up on February 19.