LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A 24-year-old Lufkin woman was arrested on a felony possession of a controlled substance charge Wednesday after a plain clothes LPD officer walked by her parked car and smelled burning marijuana.
The arrest happened about a block from the Lufkin Police Department, which is located at 300 E. Shepherd Avenue.
Raychel Jaylin Clark is still being held in the Angelina County Jail on a state-jail felony possession of a controlled substance charge, a Class A misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance charge, and a Class A misdemeanor possession of a dangerous drug charge. Collectively, her bail amount has been set at $3,000 for the two misdemeanor charges.
According to the LPD's daily activity report, the arrest occurred in the 200 block of E. Shepherd Avenue, which is about a block from the Lufkin Police Department, at about 3:19 p.m. Wednesday. Clark was taken into custody after a plain clothes LPD officer walked by her parked Chrysler and smelled burning marijuana.
Clark was found to be in possession of a plastic baggie containing a small amount of methamphetamine, Xanax, and synthetic marijuana, or K-2, the report stated.
After Clark was arrested at the scene, she was taken to the county jail.