Amory man charged with neglect, abuse of mother

Johnny Spratt | Photo: Amory Police Department

Johnny Spratt is accused of neglecting his vulnerable mother, according to Amory police.

Posted: Aug 12, 2019 11:17 AM

AMORY, Miss. (WTVA) - An Amory man is accused of neglecting his vulnerable mother.

According to Amory police detective Andy Long, Johnny Spratt was responsible for taking care of his mother.

Spratt’s mother was found locked in her bedroom and unable to escape, Long said.

During the weekend, investigators charged Spratt, 56, with abuse, neglect of a vulnerable adult.

Long said the investigation is ongoing.

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