26-year-old Mary Elizabeth Ervin was arrested Wednesday (August 11) by Burke County Sheriff’s Officers. She’s charged with felony identity theft, along with two misdemeanor counts of resisting arrest, and single misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana paraphernalia and failure to appear. Ervin was arrested at 6:40 p.m. Wednesday at an address on South Sterling Street in Morganton. She was placed in jail under $31,000 secured bond. A District Court appearance is scheduled next Monday (August 16).