Former Purcell Mayor arrested for stealing

Nancy M. Wilson

In early 2021, Jasper County Sheriff’s Office detectives began investigating a report of possible stealing from the city of Purcell. 

After the initial investigation was completed, Nancy M. Wilson, 50, of Purcell was arrested on 05-27-21 for stealing and charges were submitted to the Jasper County Prosecutor’s Office requesting a warrant.

On 05-28-2021 a warrant for Felony Stealing was issued with a cash bond set at $2,600.00. She was subsequently released after posting bond. 

Wilson is the former Mayor of Purcell. More charges may be submitted as the investigation continues.