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Man Charged With Vehicle Theft, Chop Shop Activity
Dustin William Farley
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Man Charged With Vehicle Theft, Chop Shop Activity

30-year-old Dustin William Farley was arrested Saturday (August 7) by Morganton Public Safety Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of larceny of a motor vehicle, possession of a stolen motor vehicle, possession of methamphetamine, chop shop activity, and attempt to obtain property by false pretense, along with misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting a public officer. Farley was arrested shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday at an address on West Union Street and placed in jail in Morganton under $80,000 secured bond. A District Court appearance is scheduled for August 30.