Expired insurance leads to drug charges

first_img Local NewsCrime Expired insurance leads to drug charges Facebook WhatsApp WhatsApp Youngsters urged to be safe over graduation weekends Home Local News Crime Expired insurance leads to drug charges Previous articleOPD: Suspect evading officers found with methamphetamineNext articlePolice searching for hit and run suspect admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By admin – February 1, 2018 Stephanie Maldonando, left; Brenda Alvarez Facebookcenter_img Pinterest Twitter Two women were charged by police Tuesday with methamphetamine possession following a traffic stop due to expired auto insurance.Officers first observed a red 2001 Honda Civic in the 100 block of East Murphy Street around 10:06 p.m. Tuesday, an Odessa Police Department release said. A computer check revealed the insurance on the vehicle was expired, and a traffic stop was conducted.The driver was identified as 22-year-old Brenda Alvarez and the passenger as 22-year-old Stephanie Maldonado, the release said.After smelling marijuana coming from the vehicle, Alvarez was found to be in possession of six bags of methamphetamine, a meth pipe, seven empty baggies and marijuana, the release detailed. The methamphetamine weighted around 5.6 grams in total.Alvarez and Maldonado were both charged with manufacture or delivery of methamphetamine, a first-degree felony, and possession of marijuana, a class B misdemeanor.Jail records show both suspects were taken to the Ector County Detention Center Wednesday and have each have two bonds totaling $75,500. Police searching for woman connected to husband’s death Pinterest Twitter Police searching for man connected to hit and run Southern Style Potato SaladSummer Spaghetti SaladVirgin Coco MojitoPowered By 10 Sec Croissant Breakfast Sandwich Casserole NextStay last_img read more