Odessa Woman Arrested During Traffic Stop

Odessa Woman Arrested During Traffic Stop

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Odessa woman is facing several charges following a traffic stop.

According to a report, Odessa Police officers saw a maroon Kia run a red light at University and JBS Parkway early Wednesday morning.

A traffic stop was conducted and the driver was identified as Kimberly Morrison, 19, of Odessa.

Police say while they were speaking with Morrison, they could smell an odor of marijuana coming from Morrison.

Officers later searched the vehicle and found marijuana in the center console.

Further investigation revealed that Morrison had a warrant for failure to appear.

She was arrested and taken to jail.

Police say while at the jail, a bag of cocaine was also found on Morrison.

Morrison has been charged with prohibited substance in a correctional facility, possession of marijuana and possession of marijuana-failure to appear.