Caledonia police say an 18-year-old woman is facing two felonies after they found 276 grams of marijuana in her backpack as well as an unlicensed stun gun.
According to the criminal complaint, police at 11:13 p.m. Tuesday pulled over a vehicle at Douglas Avenue and 7-Mile Road for going 60 miles per hour in a 45 mph zone. While officers were speaking with the driver, they saw evidence in the car of marijuana on the floor board and the center console.
Police say they searched the car and found open bottles of liquor as well as a vacuum seal bag of marijuana. The driver admitted the pot was his and said there was more in a pink backpack located in the back seat. Mueller was the passenger in the car, and she told officers the backpack was hers as was the $1,900 in cash, but the drugs didn’t belong to her.
The backpack also contained a digital scale, an Educator’s Credit Union debit card in Mueller’s name and a red, Vipertek stun gun for which Mueller did not have a CCW permit.
Mueller remains in the Racine County Jail on a $10,000 cash bond and will next be in court July 13 for her preliminary hearing.
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