Lakehurst, NJ : Woman in vehicle accident was under influence, was carrying a concealed weapon on Tuesday, 2nd February 2021
Bakersfield Police said they arrested a woman Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of driving under the influence and for a firearm offense.
According to a news release from the Bakersfield Police Department, officers went to the 300 block of Union Avenue at 3:47?p.m. in response to a reported vehicle crash.
The driver of the vehicle had left the road, traveled into an adjacent parking lot and hit a parked car, the BPD said in its report.
The driver, 34-year-old Karita Anderson, of Bakersfield, was uninjured and the parked vehicle she hit was unoccupied, the BPD said.
Police said in the news release that Anderson was found to be under the influence of alcohol and drugs, and was arrested. The news release also stated that a search of her vehicle revealed an unregistered firearm and cocaine base.
Anderson was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, carrying a concealed weapon, driving with a suspended license and driving under the influence, the BPD said.