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Hobbs Woman Arrested During Traffic Stop

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. - A traffic stop turned into a drug bust for a Hobbs woman.

Police pulled over 49-year-old Mary Navarrette after noticing one of her brake lights weren't working.

According to the report, officers could immediately smell burnt marijuana.

Navarrette told them her friend had been smoking in the car earlier.

Police searched the car and they found a bag of methamphetamine in the center console.

The report says Navarrette didn't know who the drugs belonged to.

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