JP arrest

Megan Grigsby

Harrison County Pct. 1 Justice of the Peace Megan Pinson Grigsby, 33, has been arrested for abuse of official capacity and theft of property more than or equal to $2,500, but less than $30,000.

Bonds totaled $10,000. Grigsby was arrested Thursday by Texas Rangers in her office in Waskom, following an indictment.

According to court records, the offenses date back to Oct. 31, 2017.

Former Gregg County District Attorney Carl Dorrough has been appointed as the special prosecutor in her case.

This is a developing story.