Avery Bostian and Bailey Haynes Arrested in Rowan County 5 Days Apart For Alleged Possession of Meth Precursor Chemicals

Posted on July 14, 2016



RFP Staff

♦ In the non-stop battle to shut down meth labs and bust their army of “chemists” in meth-plagued  Rowan County and Salisbury, N.C., Bailey Austin Haynes, 17, was arrested Tuesday by Rowan County Sheriff’s Office deputies at 128 Andrews Ford Road in Salisbury for the alleged possession of meth precursor chemicals.  His alleged co-chemist Avery Michael Bostian, 23, of Constance Court in China Grove was arrested on July 7th for the alleged the possession of immediate precursor chemicals.

Bailey Austin Haynes:

Michael Avery Bostian:

Avery Michael Bostian

Haynes was charged with Possession of immediate precursor chemicals (felony), possession of controlled substance Schedule VI (misdemeanor), and possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor). Under a secured $11,000 bond, he remains in the Rowan County detention Center. His first hearing is on July 15th.

Bostian was charged with possession of immediate precursor chemicals (felony) and 2 counts of possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor). Under a secured $6,500 bond Bostian remains in the Rowan County Detention Center. His first hearing is on July 15th.

Likely the alleged pair of meth chemists would’ve gone undetected awhile longer if a 6-six year old boy hadn’t found two backpacks hidden in some shrubbery at 128 Andrews Ford Road. The backpacks allegedly contained meth precursor chemicals including sulfuric acid that burned the boy’s upper body and face. Transported to the hospital and treated, the youngster is said to be on the way to recovery.

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