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Newland Woman Arrested In Hickory On Warrants From Watauga And Avery
Carrie Elaine Townsend
courtesy of Hickory Police Dept.

Newland Woman Arrested in Hickory on Warrants from Watauga and Avery

37-year-old Carrie Elaine Townsend of Cecil Lane in Newland was arrested by Hickory Police at about 10:30 Friday morning (November 27) for failure to appear on a felony, failure to appear on a misdemeanor, and a misdemeanor probation violation. Townsend was taken into custody without incident after Police spotted her at a hotel on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard S.E. The warrants for her arrest are from Watauga County where she allegedly failed to appear in court on charges of larceny of a motor vehicle and misdemeanor larceny and from Avery County for the probation violation.

Townsend was jailed Saturday in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility under a $35,000 secured bond. As of this morning (November 30), she was no longer listed as an inmate in Catawba County. An appearance in District Court was set for December 9 in Newland, with a Superior Court date coming up on December 15 in Boone.