Sheldon Woman Arrested On Drug Charges During Traffic Stop West Of Sheldon
Date posted - August 10, 2014
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 12 minutes after midnight, one of their deputies stopped 22-year-old Raychel Hughes of Sheldon at the intersection of Highway 18 and Lily Avenue.
Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered Hughes was in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, and the deputy suspected that she was under the influence of a drug.
Hughes was arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance, operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (drugged) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The sheriff’s office K‐9 unit and the sheriff’s office Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) assisted with the investigation.