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Local Woman Arrested for Burglaries in Lamar, Delta Counties; Stolen Property, Meth Found at Time of Arrest

Lamar and Delta County Sheriff’s offices requested the assistance of Hopkins County Investigators and Deputies in an arrest and recovery of stolen property that solved two separate burglaries in those counties. All of the stolen property was recovered including guns, computers, and located methamphetamine, according to Hopkins County Investigator Dennis Findley.

Findley stated that local law enforcement went to a residence on CR 3568 where they found the stolen property, meth, and Amber Michelle Morgan, 36. A Mossberg rifle was found under Morgan’s bed. The methamphetamine was located during the execution of a search warrant.

Morgan is a convicted Felon and is currently on Parole for Burglary of a Habitation. She is in Hopkins County Jail charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1, more than 4-grams but less than 200-grams, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, and for Burglary of a Habitation. She is being held on bonds totaling $60,000.

Author: Staff Reporter

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