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Colfax woman charged after hiding marijuana in tree

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GRANT PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Colfax woman is behind bars, charged with Attempting to Take Contraband Into a Penal Institution.

According to the Grant Parish Sheriff's Office, a deputy notice someone appearing to place something in a hole of a tree on property near the Grant Parish Detention Center.

The individual quickly fled the scene.

After investigation, the deputy discovered that marijuana had been placed into the hole of the tree. 

The individual was identified as 23 year-old Andrea Hagan, and an arrest warrant was obtained.

Hagan was located and after an altercation and chase ensued, she was arrested on charges of Attempting to Take Contraband Into a Penal Institution, Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana, Simple Escape While Detained, and two counts of Resisting an Officer.

     

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