NWGA Scanner | May 22nd, 2022

Trion woman arrested for DUI after admitting to smoking marijuana prior to driving at checkpoint in Chattooga County

According to a Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office incident report, While conducting a safety checkpoint on Penn Bridge Road Saturday night, Victoria Gail Smith, 20, of Trion, approached in her vehicle. Deputies noticed an odor of marijuana and smoke coming from inside the vehicle. When asked, Smith admitted possessing marijuana in the vehicle and later admitted to smoking marijuana before driving. During a search of the vehicle, deputies found a small plastic bag containing marijuana and several marijuana roaches. Smith was booked into the Chattooga County Jail, charged with DUI.