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Henderson Woman Arrested After Traffic Stop

Date of News Release: 08/03/2014

(Henderson, KY) - Trooper Lawless stopped a tan Mercury Cougar traveling Eastbound on US 60 East due to traffic violations. The vehicle was operated by Melissa R. Dills of Henderson, KY. The odor of Marijuana was detected from Dills. After administering standard sobriety tests on her, it was determined that she was impaired. Trooper Lawless observed Dill had something inside of her mouth. When Dills opened her mouth, there were particles of Marijuana seen inside on her tongue. Along with DUI - 2nd Offense (Aggravated Circumstances), Dill was also charged with Tampering with Physical Evidence after having swallowed a small amount of Marijuana.