- Associated Press - Thursday, May 28, 2015

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - A Henderson County man is facing numerous charges in Asheville after police say they found him in possession of more than a dozen stolen guns.

The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (https://avlne.ws/1PPPiZq) 42-year-old Dwight Morgan Jr. of Flat Rock was charged Wednesday with possessing 14 stolen firearms. According to warrants at the Buncombe County magistrate’s office, Morgan also faces marijuana and methamphetamine drug charges, among other charges.

Police say Morgan’s cache include 11 rifles, two pistols and one shotgun, all of which were stolen.

Morgan is being held at the Buncombe County Detention Facility. His bond was set at $200,000.

Jail records do not say if Morgan has an attorney.


Information from: The Asheville Citizen-Times, https://www.citizen-times.com

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