Jennifer Scruggs, 35, of Turner, has been charged with buying guns allegedly provided to gangs in Southern California.
Officials say she purchased 55 guns from dealers in Auburn, Turner and Whitefield. She has been charged with 10 counts of making illegal gun purchases.
35-year-old Jennifer Scruggs of Turner was arrested Monday for allegedly buying 55 guns from Maine gun shops for Los Angeles gangs. More on the charges she faces and hear from a local shop owner on the challenges of keeping guns out of the wrong hands. @WGME pic.twitter.com/gnEyA3jB5Q
— Owen Kingsley (@OwenWGME) April 11, 2023
A Turner woman accused of buying dozens of guns for gang members made her first appearance in federal court this week: https://t.co/g8YdrELdmd
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) April 11, 2023