Pineville woman arrested by MPD on outstanding warrants, jail staff finds drugs during booking
From The Middlesboro Police Department -
On Wednesday February 24, 2021 at approximately 4:07pm Officer Chris Barnes made a traffic stop on a blue Ford Ranger for a traffic violation. During the stop the officer was told by dispatch that passenger 25-year-old Lindsey Saylor of Pineville had 2 outstanding warrants for her arrest.
After Saylor was placed under arrest Officer Barnes asked her if she had anything illegal on her. The officer stated that Saylor then retrieved a small carrying case from the front inside of her pants which contained a burnt glass pipe, a syringe that contained a crystal rock like substance believed to be Methamphetamine and 2 white oval pills believed to be Gabapentin.
Saylor was taken into custody and transported to the Bell County Detention Center. Once at the detention center, jail personnel found more suspected Methamphetamine on Saylor that she had hidden on her person.
Lindsey Saylor was charged with possession of controlled substance - 1st degree, 2nd offense (Methamphetamine), possession controlled substance - 3rd degree (drug unspecified), possession of drug paraphernalia, tampering with physical evidence and promoting contraband. She was also served the outstanding warrants.
Saylor is still awaiting a pretrial conference on June 7th for charges she acquired in 2019 for engaging in organized crime and trafficking Methamphetamine.