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Stewart County Deputies arrest woman for meth operation in Stewart County

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Posted at 4:03 PM, Apr 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-10 17:07:11-04

DOVER, Tenn. (WTVF) — A woman was arrested in Stewart County Tuesday night for the manufacturing, selling, delivery and possession of meth.

According to the Stewart County Standard, around 11:55 p.m., Stewart County Sheriff's Deputy Bo Riner stopped 38-year-old Jennifer Barber on Highway 120 in Bumpus Mills for going over the speed limit.

With the help of a K9 handler and the Stewart County Sheriff's trained dog, the deputies discovered 60 grams of methamphetamine. The deputies also found a handgun and $1,300 in cash.

Barber was booked at Stewart County jail for manufacturing, selling, delivering, and possessing a Schedule II Substance; promotion of methamphetamine manufacture; possession of a handgun while intoxicated and possession of a weapon during felony.