Drugs seized at airport

    Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) Police said a woman is charged with trying to smuggle in close to 160 grams of methamphetamine.

    Ketchikan Police said Tonya Moody, 36, faces two counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the second degree. 

    A press release from police said the Airport Division, US Postal Inspection Service and the Drug Enforcement Administration were all involved in the investigation.  Moody was allegedly in possession of 90.4 grams of methamphetamine when she arrived at the airport.  She was earlier involved in a drug shipment that measured 59.2 grams that was seized inbound to Ketchikan from Washington State.

    Police said Ms. Moody claimed responsibility for the seized shipment of methamphetamine.  She is being held at the Ketchikan state jail to await a court appearance.



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