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June 8, 2011 

Three Charged with Obstruction of Justice

 
Jessica Lyndsy Miller, 28 Eric Lee Hubbard, 27 Christopher D. Helton, 26
 
Jessica Lyndsy Miller of 7904 NC 10 Icard, NC, Eric Lee Hubbard of 2584 Deer Track Drive Connelly Springs, NC, and Christopher Dwayne Helton of 7904 NC 10 Icard, NC have been arrested and charged with obstruction of justice.
 
On Friday, June 3, 2011, the Burke County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division received information that an employee of the cleaning service contracted to clean offices at the Burke County Courthouse and District Attorney's Office had been copying criminal files.
 
During the investigation, investigators learned employee, Eric Lee Hubbard, was copying criminal files and information, as well as attempting to access computers in several of the offices located in the Burke County Courthouse and the District Attorney's Office.
 
Investigators also learned that Eric Hubbard was trading information for drugs to Jessica Lyndsy Miller.
 
On Wednesday, June 8, 2011, investigators with the Burke County Sheriff's Office and the Burke County Narcotics Task Force served a search warrant at the home of Jessica Miller, located at 7904 NC 10 Icard, NC.
 
Investigators seized documents, videos, cds, laptop computers, as well as a quantity of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and US currency.
 
Investigators arrested Miller and Helton at her residence charging them with obstruction of justice. Helton was also charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver schedule II (methamphetamine).
 
Investigators also arrested Hubbard at his residence, located at 2584 Deer Track Drive Connelly Springs, NC. He was also charged with obstruction of justice.
 
Helton was incarcerated in the Burke County Jail under a $25,000.00 secured bond and his first court appearance in scheduled for June 13, 2011.
 
Miller and Hubbard both have a $50,000.00 secured bond and their first court appearance is scheduled for June 13, 2011.
 
Additional charges are pending on Miller and Helton.
 
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