Minford woman
arrested for drugs

  A Minford woman was arrested on Thursday after law agencies found 20 pounds of compressed marijuana in her mini van.
  The joint operation was conducted by the Scioto County Sheriff's Office, the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the FBI Major Crimes Task Force.
  According to Sheriff Marty Donini, deputies from the Narcotics Unit and Patrol officers made a traffic stop on a minivan traveling west on Ohio 348. During a search,
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Scioto County Sheriff's Office
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As reported in:

WEDNESDAY
March 16, 2005
             PORTSMOUTH
DAILY TIMES
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the patrol's K9 unit alerted the police to something in the vehicle, and a search revealed 20 pounds of compressed marijuana.
  The driver of the vehicle, Teresa Bowling, 49, of 1564 Dutch Ridge, was arrested for third-degree felony possession of marijuana. She was taken to the Scioto County Jail and arraigned Tuesday morning in the Portsmouth Municipal Court.
  Anyone wanting to leave information about drug activity in the county can call the Scioto County Sheriff's Office at (740) 355-8245. All information will be kept confidential and anonymous.