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Elizabeth Denise Self
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Drug Charges Lodged Against Burke County Woman

31-year-old Elizabeth Denise Self of U.S. 70 West in Morganton was arrested Saturday (March 2) by Morganton Public Safety Officers. She’s charged with felony possession of schedule II controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of schedule II, III or IV controlled substance. Self is also charged with expired vehicle inspection.

Self was arrested shortly before 3 a.m. Saturday at an address on Jamestown Road in Morganton. Police reportedly seized a baggie containing 1.8 grams of a white powder, .9 grams of white powder in a folded piece of paper, and two dosage units of Xanax.

Self was brought to the Burke County Jail under $10,000 secured bond. She was not listed as an inmate as of earlier today (March 4). A District Court appearance was scheduled today.