28-year-old London Eli Kelly was arrested last Thursday (March 3) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with felony possession of a firearm by a felon. Kelly was arrested at 6 a.m. last Thursday at an address on Trinity Church Road in Valdese. Following the arrest, Kelly was placed in jail in Morganton under $10,000 secured bond, he remained in jail as of earlier today (March 10). A District Court appearance is scheduled for March 24.