Traffic Stop Leads to Meth Bust

Created: 08/05/2014 11:37 AM

(ABC 6 NEWS) - A 32 year old woman faces drug charges following a routine traffic stop in Austin.

A police officer stopped the Blooming Prairie woman’s car at the intersection of fourth avenue and fifth street northwest around two o’clock Monday morning when she reportedly drove over the center line.

The woman was arrested for felony first degree drug possession when officers allegedly found 27-and-a-half grams of methamphetamine.

She was also charged with DWI and possess of drug paraphernalia.

Investigators are also looking into possible charges against a 20 year old Austin man who was in the car.