Woman charged with burglary in which victim was electronically stunned

October 4, 2018


SIOUX CITY -- A transient woman living in Sioux City was arrested Tuesday and charged with a September burglary in which she and an accomplice are accused of using a stun gun on the victim.

Dora Morris, 32, is charged with one count of first-degree burglary. She is being held in the Woodbury County Jail on a $25,000 bond.

According to a police complaint filed in Woodbury County District Court, Morris and an unnamed accomplice forcibly entered a residence in the 1700 block of Douglas Street on Sept. 20, and the accomplice used a stun gun on the occupant, rendering the victim unable to defend himself. Morris and the accomplice are accused of taking the man’s cellphone and other belongings and fleeing from the home.

Morris admitted to police that she went to the home to get “dope” from the victim and some of her belongings she had left there prior to the alleged burglary, court documents said.

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