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Morganton Man Charged With Felony Assault By Hickory PD
Justin Wayne Hatley
Courtesy of Catawba County Sheriff's Office

Morganton Man Charged With Felony Assault By Hickory PD

21-year-old Justin Wayne Hatley of West Union Street in Morganton was arrested Sunday (December 5) by Hickory Police Officers. He’s charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. Hatley is also charged on a warrant from McDowell County with failure to appear on a count of possession of methamphetamine. Hatley was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $15,000 bond. A District Court date was scheduled today (December 6) and a Superior Court appearance is scheduled in McDowell County for December 13.