Mom Speeding in School Zone Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges
A Florida county’s deputy saw a woman speeding in a school zone and made a traffic stop that lead to multiple drugs. According to WinkNews.com , the 33-year-old mother was going 32 in a 15mph school zone, in spite of the flashing light warning. The woman claimed to have just dropped her child off at school.
The mother’s driver’s license had been suspended for over a year, as she was a felony habitual offender. The deputy observed her purse in the car, in which he saw the end of a syringe in plain view. She gave him consent to search her purse, and the deputy found two empty syringes, crack cocaine, oxycodone, morphine, and cocaine. In intake, the deputies also found a dollar bill containing a white powdery substance, which later tested positive for cocaine. She remains in jail on a $16,000 bond, under multiple drug-related charges.