Memphis man arrested on theft charges in Decatur

The alleged theft took place in March, but the suspect wasn't caught and brought to Decatur for months.

Posted: Jul 25, 2018 10:49 AM

A Memphis man bonded out of the Morgan County jail after his arrest for a theft from last March.

According to police, Myron Johnson stole various prescriptions and a purse from a home on West Moulton Street.

A subsequent investigation lead to Johsnon as a suspect, and a warrant for his arrest was issued in April on charges of theft of property in the second degree and theft of property in the third degree..

Johnson was arrested in Mississippi on July 3, and was extradited to Morgan County two weeks later.

He ultimately posted a $3,500 bond and was released from the jail.

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