Lakeview woman arrested on felony tampering charge


A Lakeview woman was charged with a felony Wednesday night in Lewistown.

Washington Township Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle without any headlights on, sitting in the middle of the roadway in the area of County Road 91 and County Road 54.

Officers observed the front seat passenger, Mathia Yancey, 28, to have concealed an item in her mouth.

Yancey was advised to open her mouth and a clear plastic bag fell out.

Authorities recovered the bag and it contained suspected methamphetamine.

Yancey was arrested and lodged in the Logan County Jail.

She was charged with felony tampering with evidence and possession of drugs.