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Suspect arrested in Albemarle overdose case, police say

Police said the suspect has her first scheduled court appearance on July 26, 2021.
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ALBEMARLE, N.C. — The Albemarle Police Department said they arrested a woman in connection to an overdose death.

Police said detectives obtained a warrant for the arrest of Felicia G. Owens, aged 33, who was charged following the overdose death of a 37-year-old man back in January.

The suspect was arrested on July 15 and is charged with second-degree murder and death by distribution, the department said. 

Police said the suspect secured a $350,000 bond for their release with a court appearance scheduled for July 26, 2021, at 9 a.m.

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