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Ryne Joseph Hartung
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Malicious Conduct Charge Lodged Against Burke County Man

26-year-old Ryne Joseph Hartung of West Gate Drive in Morganton was arrested by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with felony malicious conduct by a prisoner and misdemeanor assault on a government official or employee. Hartung was arrested shortly after 3 p.m. on February 8. He remained in the Burke County Jail as of earlier today (February 13) under $142,000 secured bond. A District Court date is set for March 1.