On June 9th at approximately 2:00 am a Wichita Falls Police Department Patrol Officer observed a tan 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe in the 2500 block of Terrace at Lucy Park. Due to the vehicle and the driver being in the park after closing the officer initiated a traffic stop.
The driver, and sole occupant, was identified as 22 year old Maria Valtierra. A records checked revealed that Valtierra had an outstanding city warrant. She was placed in custody.
During a search incident to arrest officers located a glass pipe with burn marks which is consistent with being used to smoke narcotics. Further searching revealed a clear plastic bag that contained a white crystalized substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine.
Valtierra was transported to the Wichita County jail where she was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in Penalty Group under 1 gram in a Drug Free Zone, Possession of drug paraphernalia, and a city warrant.