PONCE DE LEON – A Marianna woman was arrested on September 6, after she broke into a Ponce de Leon home.
A Holmes County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a call from a residence in Ponce de Leon reporting someone breaking into the home and stealing a jar of quarters.
A canvas of the neighborhood revealed the suspect to be Madeleine Hall, of Marianna.
After further investigation and contacting of more witnesses it was found the suspect had been seen with a large amount of change that particular day. Hall was identified by a clerk at Tom Thumb as having paid for purchases with change.
Hall was found by the deputies and interviewed. She admitted to breaking into the residence through a window and taking the money.
Hall was arrested and charged with burglary and theft.