Probation absconder apprehended by Special Enforcement Group unit

Special To The ONE
Staff Writer

Joshua Lee Beatty (29 yoa), an absconder from the North Carolina Department of Community Corrections, was apprehended by the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office Special Enforcement Group (SEG) on 05/16/2020 following a foot pursuit.

Beatty, a Claremont resident, was initially spotted by SEG investigators in a parking lot in Newton.

To read more of this article see the Tuesday, May 25th edition of the Observer News Enterprise.