Addiction is not just a man’s thing but even women are getting into drugs. Worse is, they are even selling. There have been so many cases of drug smuggling committed by women. The number of those who are using drugs and getting addicted to it is also increasing. These women drug traffickers, in spite of the consequences of their actions, are not afraid to commit the act. In fact, here is a woman who has been indicted on a series of charges related to drug trafficking.
Payton was named in the indictment handed up by a Scott County grand jury on counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (less than 2 grams methamphetamine), first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin), first-degree possession of a controlled substance (opiates), second-degree possession of a controlled substance, third-degree assault (police or probation officer), theft by unlawful taking under $500, resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia, second-degree disorderly conduct.
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The grand jury also indicted Nicholas S. Griffieth on charges of first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), second-degree possession of a controlled substance, (drug unspecified), first-degree fleeing or evading police (motor vehicle), second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), resisting arrest, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, no or expired expiration plates.
An indictment means a grand jury has seen sufficient evidence of a crime to require a defendant to stand trial. It is not, in and of itself, a conviction.