Larry Jermaine Linebarger Jr.

Larry Jermaine Linebarger Jr.

The driver of a Honda Element that ended up in a ravine in Hickory on Wednesday is now charged with multiple offenses.

According to a Hickory arrest report, Larry Jermaine Linebarger Jr., 32, of Hickory, was charged with one felony count each of possession of a stolen motor vehicle and speeding to elude arrest. He was also charged with one misdemeanor count each of speeding, careless and reckless driving and driving with a revoked license.

Single vehicle wreck

ROBERT C. REED/HICKORY DAILY RECORD: Hickory police officers investigate a single-vehicle wreck on NC Highway 127 SE Wednesday afternoon. The driver was transported to a local hospital.

The single-vehicle accident happened around noon on Wednesday near the intersection of N.C. Highway 127 and 10th Avenue SE in Hickory, according to a previous HDR article.

Linebarger was transported by EMS to a local hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

Upon arrest, Linebarger was issued an $11,000 secured bond, the arrest report states. He had his first appearance in Catawba County District Court on Thursday.

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Jordan Hensley is the court reporter at the Hickory Daily Record. ​

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