Another Lawrence County most wanted is behind bars; on December 03, 2011 Emily Ferguson (12-12-74) was placed under arrest and transported back to the Lawrence County Jail. Ferguson was placed on probation back on December 01, 2010 for possession of a controlled substance (meth) for a period of 36 months. Ferguson stopped going to see her probation officer back in January of this year and moved without notifying her probation officer. A warrant was issued for absconding and for revocation of probation. Ferguson was placed on the most wanted list. Information was provided by concerned citizens that Ferguson was in the Jonesboro area. Craighead County and Jonesboro PD were contacted about Ferguson’s whereabouts and she was picked up for Lawrence County. Ferguson’s bond is set at $10,000 and a Circuit Court date of January 18, 2012 has been issued.
For more information on Sheriff Dotson’s Most Wanted, visit their website at www.lawrencecountysheriffsoffice.com .