Wyoming County Man Arrested For Breaking Into Parents Home

CYCLONE, WV (WOAY) – One man is in jail after walking down the road near Road Branch Elementary School saying “he was going to kill himself or someone”.

On Thursday, August 30, 2018, at around 5:30 pm, officers instructed Jordan Paugh to come out of a friends home he was in.  Officers found marijuana and a 9mm handgun, that he got from his parents house.

Officers spoke to Paugh father and he stated that his son broke into his home and stole the gun out of a locked cabinet.  Paugh had taken a table and two stools from another outbuilding and used them to stand on to get into the window of the house.

Paugh is charged with petit larceny, daytime burglary, entering without breaking, and possession of marijuana. He is being held in the Southern Regional Jail under a 15,000 dollar bond.

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