Lewis County Sheriff's Department Arrests Sutton Woman on Drug Charge
The Lewis County Sheriff's Department arrested a Sutton woman on a misdemeanor drug charge Thursday.
Amy Renee Swager, 34, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance.
On Thursday, Lewis County Sheriff's deputies executed a traffic stop on a green Chevy Silverado with an expired registration. While deputies were talking to the driver, identified as Swager, a plastic baggy containing a white powder fell from her shorts, according to the criminal complaint.
Swager also admitted to shooting heroin and a syringe filled with heroin was found on her. A plastic bag containing ammonium nitrate was also found on the floor of the vehicle that transported Swager to the Lewis County Sheriff's Office, according to the news release.
Swager is currently in Central Regional Jail.
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