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Brittany Amanda Baker
Courtesy of Burke County P2C website

Morganton Woman Jailed On Meth Charge

33-year-old Brittany Amanda Baker of Conley Road in Morganton was arrested last Thursday (December 21) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. She’s charged with felony possession of schedule II controlled substance (methamphetamine) along with misdemeanor counts of assault on a government official or employee, resisting a public officer, and first-degree trespassing.

Shortly after 4:30 p.m. last Thursday the Burke County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to an address on Conley Road in Morganton. They were called out following a report of suspicious activity involving drugs. Baker was arrested shortly after 5 p.m.

Baker was taken to the Burke County Jail and incarcerated under $10,000 secured bond. She remained in jail as of earlier today (December 27). District Court appearances are scheduled for January 8 and January 18.