Woman arrested for meth in Burke County

A woman has been arrested for having meth Thursday in Morganton according to the Burke County Sheriff's Office.

Officials made an arrest on the 1900 block of US 70 West. Upon arrival, officials found two glass smoking pipes, powder residue, digital scales and a syringe containing methamphetamine.  

Patricia Brookshire, 35, was arrested and charged with possession of Schedule II and failure to appear in court in Caldwell County.

She received a $5,500 secured bond and was transported to Burke-Catawba District Confinement Facility.