BYRAM TOWNSHIP, NJ (Sussex County) – A disabled vehicle led to a drug arrest Tuesday night in Byram Township.
At approximately 7:24 p.m., a township officer was assisting on Route 206 with traffic control while a disabled motor vehicle was being towed, police said.
A computer check of the vehicle’s owner, who was identified as Stephanie Moore of Lafayette, NJ, revealed outstanding traffic warrants from Saddle Brook and Hopatcong, police said.
Moore was then taken into custody and a subsequent search her purse allegedly revealed a quantity of pills which were determined to be a controlled dangerous substance, police said.
Moore was charged with third-degree possession of Amphetamine and she was then turned over to Hopatcong Police to be lodged in the county jail.