By Lee County Sheriff’s Office Investigations
On January 15, 2020 Lee County Sheriffs Deputies stopped a vehicle on U.S. highway 280 east near Lee Road 88 in northwest Lee County for a traffic violation. During the stop deputies conducted a K9 “free air search” of the vehicle and located 3 lbs of Methamphetamine with a street value of approximately $40,000.00 dollars. A small quantity of Marijuana was also recovered.
44 year old Stormy Leigh Rodriguez from Smiths Station was arrested and charged with Drug Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana in the first degree and using a false identity to obstruct justice. She is being held on a $56,000 bond.
33 year old Ashley Marie Cooper was arrested and charged with Drug Trafficking Methamphetamine and Possession of Marijuana in the first degree. She is being held on a $53,000 bond.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 334-749-5651 or Lee County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-522-7847