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17-year-old girl caught with 80 grams of crack cocaine in her dress

Posted: 8:52 AM, May 15, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-15 13:34:34Z

A weekend traffic stop, prompted by a driver not wearing a seat belt, has resulted in a 17-year-old girl facing drug charges in Indian River County.

According to the sheriff's office, during the traffic stop the deputy said there was a strong odor of marijuana and the occupants admitted smoking in the vehicle.  

When they searched the vehicle, they found 100 Xanax pills concealed in a wallet. At the Indian River County Jail, 80 grams of crack cocaine were located in the girl's dress.

The sheriff's office did not release any other details about the case.