Carmi Woman Busted In Methamphetamine Case

Danelle L. Carter, 31, of Carmi arrested on drug charges.

A Carmi woman stopped by police for driving on a suspended license faces a host of drug charges following a search of a backpack she was carrying.  Danelle L. Carter, 31 of Beck Street in Carmi was pulled over Monday afternoon, July 22 by Carmi city police for driving suspended.  Officers said a search of a backpack she was carrying yielded a set of digital scales, a baggy with approximately a half gram of suspected methamphetamine, two used syringes, a spoon with residue and some matted cotton balls that police say is consistent with “shooting up” illegal drugs.

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