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Michael William Watkins
courtesy of Caldwell Co. Sheriff's Office

Lenoir Man Charged with Failing to Appear

33-year-old Michael William Watkins of Walt Arney Road in Lenoir was arrested Wednesday (April 17) by Caldwell County Sheriff’s Officers. He is charged with felony counts failing to appear on larceny of a motor vehicle, possession of a stolen motor vehicle, possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver methamphetamine, and fleeing to elude arrest with a motor vehicle. Watkins was also charged with failing to appear on a misdemeanor count of assault on a government official. He was jailed under $205,000 secured bond in the Caldwell County Detention Center. A Superior Court date was scheduled for May 28.