Amory police make narcotics arrest



By Ray Van Dusen

Monroe Journal

AMORY – An Amory man was pulled over for speeding but was charged with felony possession of a schedule II narcotic, according to the Amory Police Department.

Christopher Blake Pennington, 26, was allegedly found with ICE, or crystal methamphetamine, after a traffic stop in Amory. The North Mississippi Narcotics Unit assisted in the arrest.

Pennington was arraigned by Monroe County Justice Court Judge William Crook and bond was set at $5000. Pennington has been released on bond.

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  • barney fife

    Meth is death in a package.
    Reform our marijuana laws.