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Woman arrested in Prentiss County on drug, gun charges

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A woman is charged with drug and gun crimes after her arrest Friday in Prentiss County.

Posted: Feb. 9, 2018 7:09 PM

PRENTISS COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A woman is charged with drug and gun crimes after her arrest Friday in Prentiss County.

Margaret Lynn Oakley, 41, was taken into custody by deputies at her home on County Road 5091.

Sheriff Randy Tolar says deputies originally went there to serve a warrant by Booneville police for shoplifting, marijuana possession and possession of drug paraphernalia.  

However, items discovered there led to Oakley being charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of a firearm.

A judge set her bond at $10,000.

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