Woman arrested on multiple drug charges during traffic stop

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An Iowa woman is now facing multiple drug charges following her arrest during a traffic stop early Friday morning in Des Moines County.

A deputy with the Des Moines County Sheriff’s Office stopped a vehicle for a traffic offense at approximately 12:06 a.m. in the 11000 block of Highway 99.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as Rachel J. Jenkins, 30, of Burlington.

As a result of the traffic stop, Jenkins was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance 3rd offense marijuana, possession of a controlled substance 3rd offense methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under suspension and speeding.

Jenkins was transported to the Des Moines County Jail.

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