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Authorities seek state probation absconder

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Emily Megan Barnes is an absconder from state probation supervision.

Barnes, 29, was convicted May 15, 2018, of possession of Schedule 1 drugs in Nash County.

Barnes’ criminal conviction history includes drug trafficking, larceny, receiving stolen goods, resisting a police officer and second-degree trespassing, according to the N.C. Department of Public Safety.

Anyone with information about Barnes’ whereabouts is asked to call the N.C. Department of Public Safety Division of Adult Corrections at 888-646-0024.