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Yasmin Velasquez-Hernandez
Courtesy of Burke County Sheriff's Office

Felony, Misdemeanor Drug Charges Lodged Against Woman

43-year-old Yasmin Velasquez-Hernandez, whose address was not listed, was arrested Sunday (June 16) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. She’s charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

Velasquez-Hernandez was arrested shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday at an address on Sundown Road in Morganton. She was brought to the Burke County Jail under $5,000 secured bond. A Superior Court date is scheduled for July 15.