31-year-old Jordan Yates Hamby of Shady Grove Road in Connelly Springs was arrested by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of trafficking in methamphetamine, possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver meth, and possession of meth.
According to information released today (August 13), on Sunday (August 8) North Carolina Probation and Parole officers and Burke County Sheriff’s Office narcotics investigators responded to an address on Walker Chapel Road in Connelly Springs. Upon arrival, probation officers made contact with Jordan Yates Hamby.
Narcotics investigators assisted with a search of Hamby and reportedly seized 156 grams of meth, as well as drug paraphernalia. Hamby was arrested and placed in jail under $100,000 secured bond. He remained in jail as of earlier today and was scheduled to appear in District Court today in Morganton.