Joanna Man Charged with 3rd Offense Distribution Meth

   The Sheriff’s Office booked 35-year-old Gregory McSwain Morgan of 120 North Marion Street, Joanna and charged him with Distribution of Methamphetamine 3rd Offense for an alleged offense last month. He was also charaged with Assault and Battery in the 2nd Degree.

  One warrant states that Greg M. Morgan distributed a quantity of methamphetamine to a confidential informant of the Sheriff’s Office on October 31st. It further states that Mr. Morgan has prior convictions for this same offense. The warrant charging him with Assault and Battery 2nd Degree states that on November 2nd he committed a battery on another man, striking him in the head with a blunt object at 120 Marion Street, Joanna.

  During arraignment yesterday, Surety Bonds on the two charges totaled $45,000. Gregory McSwain Morgan remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.