Late Night Traffic Stops yields Drug Arrest

LIBERTY, July 20, 2017 - On June 29, 2017 around 0:46 AM, an Officer with the Liberty PD was patrolling the 3000 block of N Main St in Liberty TX when he observed a white in color Ford Crown Victoria traveling North without license plate lights. The Officer then conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle of the traffic offense.
The Officer then identified both the driver and passenger inside the vehicle. The Officer was advised by his dispatch that the driver had two warrants for her arrest. The Officer then placed Audrey Gail Burton age 38 of Liberty into custody for the warrants.

The Officer then asked the Subject if she had anything on her person before entering into the jail and into the back seat of his patrol car. The Subject stated yes to the Officer and removed a small metal box from her bra and placed it on the hood of the Officer's patrol car. The Officer then asked the Subject what's inside the metal box Burton stated "Meth". The Officer then placed Burton into custody for the Possession of a Controlled Substance and transported her to the Liberty County Jail.

Burton has an extensive criminal history in Liberty County.

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