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Man Arrested On Drug, Theft Charges By Authorities In Morganton
Joshua Ray Hughes
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Man Arrested On Drug, Theft Charges By Authorities In Morganton

28-year-old Joshua Ray Hughes was arrested Thursday (April 15) by Morganton Public Safety Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of possession of schedule II controlled substance and larceny, along with a misdemeanor count of larceny by changing price tag. Hughes was arrested at 6:25 p.m. Thursday and placed in jail in Morganton under $15,000 secured bond. A District Court appearance was scheduled today (April 16).