Woman arrested for cocaine possession near 34th Avenue

tstevens@ledger-enquirer.comJuly 24, 2013 

Cynthia Collier

A woman was arrested and charged with cocaine possession near 34th Avenue Tuesday after she was seen walking down the middle of the street, according to a Columbus Police report.

An officer was patrolling near the intersection of Eighth Street and 34th Avenue at about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday when he saw Cynthia Collier, 54, walking down the middle of the road. Collier was carrying a white water bottle, which she later told the officer contained beer.

When the officer noticed Collier kept putting her hand near her front pocket, he asked if he could search her. The officer recovered 0.1 grams of suspected cocaine during the search, according to the report.

Collier was arrested and charged with possession of cocaine and drinking in public. She was sent to Muscogee County Jail.

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