ISP: Saline Co. woman charged with possessing syringes and marijuana

A Saline County, Illinois woman was charged Sunday night after a state trooper found marijuana and syringes in her vehicle.

Indiana State Police reports a trooper was patrolling SR 65 near Owensville, IN when he spotted a vehicle parked off Base Road west of SR 65 around 11:30 Sunday night. As the trooper approached the vehicle driven by 23 year old Jessica Ford of Harrisburg Illinois, he reportedly smelled marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. During a search of the vehicle, police say the trooper found an eyeglass case containing three unused syringes and one spoon containing an unknown white residue, along with a small amount of marijuana.

Ford was taken into custody and lodged in the Gibson County Jail for possession of syringes, possession of marijuana under 30 grams and possession of paraphernalia.

Jessica Ford

(Source: Indiana State Police)

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