Albion Woman Busted On Meth and Weapons Charges

On 2/02/18, at 10:46pm, Mt. Carmel Police arrested Tamara S. Kruzzette, age 53, of Albion, IL, for Possession of Methamphetamine and Unlawful Use of Weapon following a traffic stop in the 1400 block of W 3rd Street. K-9 Ofc. Hopper and his dog “Ace” arrived and conducted a free air narcotic sniff around the exterior of the vehicle. In doing so, “Ace” alerted on the vehicle for the presence of drugs. A search of the vehicle resulted in the officer locating suspected methamphetamine. Also located in the vehicle was a purple flashlight / stun gun which is unlawful to possess. Kruzzette was placed under arrest at this time and transported to the Wabash County Jail. Kruzzette was held until bond was set by a judge. Kruzzette was later released after the posting of bond.