Jewel White, 34, was arrested by State Police CID Special Agents Friday after her mother, Teresa Frances, was found dead at her Portland home. Ashley County deputies were dispatched to 201 Highway 160 in Portland at about 2:55 p.m. where they found Frances’ body, according to State Police spokeman Bill Sadler.

White is being held on a $150,000 bond.  A cause of death and autopsy report is pending and the investigation is continuing, Sadler said.