55-year-old William Norris was arrested Tuesday (December 21) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with felony counts of possession of schedule II controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance in prison or jail. He’s also charged with misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. Norris was arrested shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday at an address on Sunset Grill Street in Connelly Springs. He was placed in jail in Morganton under $8,000 secured bond and remained in jail as of earlier today (December 23). A District Court date is scheduled for January 10.