A Traffic stop in Beatrice resulted in a drug arrest following a search by Beatrice police.
Just before 1 a.m. in Wednesday Beatrice police observed a black SUV in the area of Sixth and Bell streets. The same vehicle was later seen in the 100 block of North Seventh Street and had a brake light out. Additionally, arrest documents state the vehicle’s registration expired in December.
The officer conducted a traffic stop in the driver, identified as 26-year-old Kaylynn Dobbins.
During a search of the vehicle, officers found numerous baggies that contained suspected marijuana. On the front passenger floor was a purse with a case that contained another baggie of marijuana, three baggies of methamphetamine, a baggie of cocaine, digital scale, glass methamphetamine pipe with residue and around 16 other empty baggies. A small metal marijuana pope with residue was later recovered during the search.
Dobbins was placed under arrest for two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Dobbins’ bond was set at $7,500 with a 10 percent deposit. Her next hearing is set for March 22.