Woman faces crack cocaine charge



Kara R. Anderson, 31, at large, was charged Monday with possession of crack cocaine, illegal conveyance of drugs into a jail, public intoxication and having an open container of alcohol.

Witnesses told officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department the defendant was walking westbound in the 100 block of west Sandusky Avenue around 9:40 p.m. and appeared to be intoxicated and unsteady on her feet.

She was located in the 100 block of north Main Street and she had an open bottle of liquor inside a coat sleeve. She was taken into custody and was transported to the Logan County Jail.

Once outside the police cruiser, a corrections officer observed her drop a small plastic bag containing the illegal drugs.

• Scott A. Artis Jr., 15, of 112 Pleasant Drive, was picked up Monday morning on a juvenile court warrant.