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Sonora Drug Arrest

Sonora, CA – A Tuolumne woman has been arrested on drug charges.

The Sonora Police Department noticed a suspicious looking vehicle parked on Campo Seco Road near Lime Kiln Road early Thursday morning.

As officers approached the vehicle, a female identified as Janice Barton, 38, sat up in the front seat. Barton was already on probation for possession of controlled substances. During a search of her vehicle, officers located methamphetamine, two pipes commonly used to smoke methamphetamine and marijuana.

Barton was booked into Tuolumne County Jail.

Written by bjhansen@mlode.com.