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LaGrange woman arrested on multiple drug charges after police search her car

LAGRANGE, Ind. – A woman was arrested for numerous drug charges on Thursday morning.

Indiana State Police Officers pulled over Marissa Byers, 31, on the Indiana Toll Road around 12:30 a.m.

Officers found that she had multiple moving violations and the license plate on the car was registered to a different vehicle.

When police stopped her, they smelled what they believed to be marijuana in the car.

Police then searched the car and reportedly found marijuana and other drug paraphernalia.

Byers was arrested and taken to the LaGrange County Jail.

Officers also allegedly found methamphetamine on her person during her booking.

Byers was arrested on the following charges according to State Police:

  • Dealing Methamphetamine, Level 3 Felony
  • Possession of Methamphetamine, Level 5 Felony
  • Maintaining a Common Nuisance, Level 6 Felony
  • Obstruction of Justice, Level 6 Felony
  • Possession of Paraphernalia, Class A Misdemeanor
  • Possession of Marijuana Prior Conviction, Class A Misdemeanor
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