46-year-old Leslie Hern Smith was arrested Tuesday (May 14) by authorities in Burke County. He was charged with felony counts of obtaining controlled substance by fraud or forgery, trafficking, opium or heroin, and possession of methamphetamine. Smith was arrested at an address on Vine Arden Road in Morganton shortly after noon Tuesday. He was placed in jail under $31,000 secured bond. A court date is scheduled for June 6.