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Hudson Man Charged With Break-in, Theft, Chop Shop Activity
Joshua Lee Smart
Courtesy of Caldwell County Sheriff's Office

Hudson Man Charged With Break-in, Theft, Chop Shop Activity

34-year-old Joshua Lee Smart of Hanks Place in Hudson was arrested Saturday (October 16) by Lenoir Police Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of breaking and entering, larceny of a motor vehicle, larceny after breaking and entering, chop shop activity by theft or fraud, and larceny. He’s also charged with six counts of felony probation violation along with a count of resisting a public officer.

Smart was jailed in the Caldwell County Detention Center under $70,000 secured bond. A District Court appearance was scheduled today (October 18).