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Drug Arrest Made Saturday Evening

Drug ArrestA local woman was arrested Saturday evening just outside of Russell on numerous drug charges, according to the Russell County Sheriff's Office.

Joelle Lehman was arrested at around 5 PM Saturday after she was pulled over for a traffic stop on 181st at Homer Road while driving her 2008 Chevy. Lehman was placed under arrest after drugs were found in the vehicle and she was then transported to the Sheriff's Office where she was turned over to the on duty jailer for processing.

Lehman was charged with driving without an interlock device, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and introduction of contraband into a jail facility.

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