• Woman jailed on drug charge
    February 18,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Police said a Rutland woman wanted for failing to appear at her arraignment for crack cocaine possession was in possession of crack cocaine during a traffic stop Friday night.

    Shortly before midnight, police stopped Chantelle M. Dewey, 33, on Curtis Avenue after recognizing her and knowing she had an active arrest warrant for not showing up Feb. 11 in Rutland criminal court to answer charges of possessing crack cocaine, narcotics and marijuana, stemming from an incident Dec. 13.

    After executing a search warrant on Dewey’s vehicle Saturday, police allegedly found 5 grams of crack cocaine. Sunday, police located Dewey on State Street and charged her with felony possession of crack cocaine. Police also charged Dewey with violating the conditions of her release on prior charges of unlawful mischief and disorderly conduct.

    Dewey was held in Rutland jail on $25,000 bail and is scheduled for arraignment Tuesday in Rutland criminal court.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    MONTPELIER — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is urging residents to avoid attracting... Full Story

    MONKTON — A woman who occupied a tree to block pipeline construction... Full Story
    NORTHFIELD — Norwich University commemorated 100 years of Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at its... Full Story
    More Articles