Waterbury teen arrested after police see her sell drugs
Wallingford police said on Thursday they saw a green Hyundai Accent involved in a drug transaction near North Colony Road. Police then conducted a motor vehicle stop with the driver who has been identified as Kiana Rodriguez, 19.
“A thorough search of the Accent was conducted with the assistance of the Wallingford Police Department K-9 unit. Inside the vehicle a false container was located which contained approximately 120 wax folds of heroin and 13 bags of crack cocaine weighing approximately 4.2 grams. Also seized was $153 in cash, 5 cell phones and a prescription pain killer,” police said.
Rodriguez was charged with sale of narcotics, possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession of narcotics, possession of a controlled substance, misuse of registration plates, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, and operating with no insurance.
She was released on a $50,000 bond and given a court date August 24 in Meriden.