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Cop: Woman nabbed for drugs demands them back, is rearrested

(Salem Police Department via AP). This booking photograph released Wednesday, July 12, 2017, by the Salem Police Department shows Emily Morin, of Concord, N.H., arrested twice Monday in Salem. (Salem Police Department via AP). This booking photograph released Wednesday, July 12, 2017, by the Salem Police Department shows Emily Morin, of Concord, N.H., arrested twice Monday in Salem.

SALEM, N.H. (AP) - Authorities say a New Hampshire woman arrested for drug possession returned to the police station to demand the drugs be returned to her, and she was rearrested.

An officer told 26-year-old Emily Morin, of Concord, he wouldn't return the Suboxone, a highly addictive substance that can be used to treat heroin addiction. It was seized as evidence during her arrest stemming from a shoplifting incident Tuesday.

The officer said he saw Morin get into a car and start to drive away. Earlier, police determined that Morin's license and registration were suspended. She was arrested after a struggle.

Morin was being arraigned Wednesday on charges of driving after suspension, breach of bail and resisting arrest, in addition to drug and willful concealment charges.

It wasn't clear if she had a lawyer.

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