Woman caught with meth, other drugs in pursePublished 11:48am Thursday, September 13, 2012
A woman is facing drug charges after authorities caught her with illegal drugs in her purse.
Sara Schaffer Williams was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance and obstructing justice using a false identity. She is being held in the Morgan County Jail on a $5,000 bond.
Williams was arrested when the Morgan County Drug Task Force and Hartselle Police Department served a warrant at America’s Best Inn room 225 in Hartselle Wednesday.
According to a Morgan County Sheriff’s press release, the suspect gave the officers a false name. Officers also discovered that methamphetamine and an assortment of other painkillers were in her purse.
Officers also arrested Lela Nicole Smith and charged her with drug endangerment of a child, since a 10-year-old child was on the premises. She is being held at the Morgan County Jail on a $2,500 bond.
Smith also had outstanding warrants with Cullman County Sheriffs Office for bad checks.