Woman arrested after crystal meth found in portable radio

A woman stopped for speeding on Saturday was arrested after crystal methamphetamine was found hidden inside a portable radio, according to Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack.

After Tammy Lynn Lucas, 38, was pulled over in Labadieville on La. 308, officers found a small amount of marijuana and approximately 24 grams of crystal meth worth about $3,400 hidden inside the radio, deputies said.

She was booked on counts of possession of marijuana and intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Lucas, of 186 La. 1011, Napoleonville, remains in the Assumption Parish Detention Center with bail set at $35,861.50