One of Burke County's most wanted suspects has been arrested. According to a news release issued on Friday (July 14), 41-year-old Travis Stuart Propst of Old NC 18 in Morganton was arrested Tuesday (July 11) by Burke County Sheriff's Officers. He's charged with felony counts of assault inflicting serious bodily injury and assault by strangulation.
On Tuesday the Burke County Sheriff’s Office received a Crimestoppers tip regarding the location of Propst, who had been on the Burke County Sheriff's Office Most Wanted List for 34 weeks. Propst was taken into custody without incident. Following the arrest, he was confined at the Burke-Catawba District Confinement Facility under a $10,000 secured bond. He's scheduled to appear in Superior Court August 28.