Pair of arrests in Monroe County

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Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Eric Brandon Abbott, 25, of Nettleton on Jan. 26.

Abbott is charged with receiving stolen property. The arrest came as a result of an ongoing investigation into a theft at a residence in Monroe County around the beginning of January.

The stolen property has been recovered.

Bond was set for Abbott at $5,000. He is currently being housed at Monroe County Detention Center.

In a separate case, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit arrested Karl Lenwood McCullough, 30, of Aberdeen on a capias warrant out of Monroe County Circuit Court on a charge of selling cocaine.

Bond has not been set, and McCullough is currently being held at Monroe County Detention Center.