Traffic stop in Lawrence Co. leads to drugs and an arrest

Amie Ledman (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office)
Amie Ledman (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office)

WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – A Hoxie woman was arrested after drugs were discovered in the vehicle she was driving.

According to Lawrence County Sheriff Jody Dotson, Amie Ledman was arrested after a traffic stop March 7 on Hwy 91 outside of Walnut Ridge.

Ledman was found to be driving on a suspended license and had warrants for failure to appear.

A deputy was allowed to search the woman's vehicle and the officer found drug paraphernalia, meth residue in a baggie and hydrocodone, according to Dotson.

Ledman was arrested and charged with driving on suspended drivers license, failure to appear, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance.

She is currently in the Lawrence County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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