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June 17, 2014

K-9 Bo busts another person holding drugs

TAHLEQUAH — Tahlequah police used a canine officer Saturday morning to find narcotics in a vehicle.

Officer Cory Keele stopped a car just before 1 a.m. and found Amy Nunez, 35, of Wagoner, in the driver’s seat. Keele said 32-year-old Jamisha Current, of Wagoner, was in the front passenger seat, and 53-year-old Glen Chism, of Hulbert, was sitting in the back.

Canine Officer Bo was sent around the vehicle and alerted officers to possible drug-related items, Keele reported.

Keele began to look through a purse that was in the front passenger seat.

“Current started asking why I was looking in her purse... ,” Keele reported in his arrest affidavit. “I allowed Current to come up and watch me search the purse, since it had a large quantity of money inside of it. Current kept trying to reach in the purse and put things over a bag I was trying to look in. Inside the purse I found a zipper pouch and a glass pipe with a white crystal residue inside of it.”

Current was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Keele continued searching and found another purse, which Nunez claimed was hers. Keele searched the purse and found a clear bag with two pills labeled Percocet and Clonapin.

Nunez was arrested for possession of a controlled dangerous substance without a valid prescription.

Chism was arrested for public intoxication.

Booking records show Current was jailed with a $6,000 bond, and Nunez received a $2,500 bond.

jnewton@tahlequahdailypess.com

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