49-year-old Tonya Lynn Rector of Jamestown Road in Morganton was arrested by Burke County Sheriff's Officers. She's charged with felony counts of possession of schedule II controlled substance (methampetamine) and possession of LSD. She's also charged with misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.
On June 30, 2020, NC Probation and Parole and Burke County Sheriff’s Office detectives went to an address on Jamestown Road in Morganton where they made contact with Tonya Lynn Rector, who was currently on probation. A search of the residence and of Rector reportedly resulted in the seizure of meth, LSD, and drug paraphernalia.
Rector was taken into custody and placed in the Burke County Jail under a $20,000 secured bond. She was no longer listed as an inmate in Burke County. A District Court appearance is scheduled for July 20.