Vehicle Search Leads to Arrest of Two Women

Published 10/15 2013 01:51PM

Updated 10/15 2013 05:24PM

Police say two women are arrested after officers are given a tip about a stolen firearm.

43 year old Elizabeth Garcia was arrested for the unlawful possession of a firearm and 43 year old Priscilla Kearney was arrested for possession of substance.

Police say after a tip they stopped the vehicle the pair was in for a traffic violation in the 4000 block of Featherston Avenue.

Police say Garcia, the passenger in the car gave permission for the officer to search a backpack in the vehicle and found a revolver.

Kearney then gave the officer permission to search her purse where the officer located scales, several baggies and three bags of methamphetamine.

Their bonds have not yet been set.

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