32-year-old Cynthia Dawn Rice was arrested today (October 26) by Morganton Public Safety Officers. She’s charged with felony possession of schedule II controlled substance, misdemeanor simple possession of schedule VI controlled substance. In addition, Rice is charged on a felony fugitive warrant from an unspecified jurisdiction. Rice was arrested just before 2:30 a.m. today and placed in jail in Morganton under $6,000 secured bond on the drug charges and no bond on the fugitive count. A District Court appearance was scheduled today.