Greenwood woman arrested on marijuana charge

Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a Johnson County woman late Wednesday night on drug charges.

Sheriff’s Department Spokesperson Judy Jackson says that at COOK ALYSSA BRITTANYapproximately 11:55 p.m., Sgt. Kris Weisner was northbound on I-65, at the 76 mile marker, when he stopped a vehicle for speeding. As he approached the vehicle, Sgt. Weisner reported that he could smell, as well as see, marijuana inside the vehicle.

The driver, 27-year-old Alyssa Cook, of Greenwood, was booked in the Bartholomew County Jail on charges of Operating a Motor Vehicle while Under the Influence of Drugs, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Paraphernalia. Jackson says that Cook was later released on $8,500 bond.