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Heroin Trafficking Charge Lodged Against Man Arrested In Morganton
Vicente Omar Forney
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Heroin Trafficking Charge Lodged Against Man Arrested In Morganton

33-year-old Vicente Omar Forney was arrested Wednesday (April 6) by Morganton Public Safety Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of trafficking, opium or heroin and possession of schedule II controlled substance. Forney was arrested shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday at an address on Burkemont Avenue in Morganton. He was jailed in Morganton under $150,000 secured bond. A District Court appearance was scheduled today (April 7).