Woman Arrested with 5 lbs of Meth

A Reno woman is facing multiple drug trafficking and possession charges after police say they seized nearly 5 pounds of methamphetamine and more than 32,000 dollars in cash from her residence.

Detectives say the arrest of 49-year-old Debra Mae Hyson followed an undercover investigation.

Investigations say the methamphetamine had an estimated street value of 111,000 dollars.

Hyson was booked on two counts each of possession and possession
for sale of a controlled substance, two counts of drug trafficking,
maintaining a residence of the purpose of sales and a felony parole
and probation warrant.

She was being held without bail.

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