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Bedford Woman Arrested For Dealing Meth
Updated June 24, 2016 6:28 AM | Filed under: Crime
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(BEDFORD) - A Bedford woman was arrested after police say she sold meth to a confidential information on two separate occasions this month.

On Monday afternoon, Bedford Police Department arrested 32-year-old Melissa A. Phillips of Bedford on three counts of dealing meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance.

According to a Lawrence Superior Court I probable cause affidavit, Phillips sold the confidential informant nearly 3 grams of meth.

On Monday, officers stopped Phillips' vehicle near Ruler Food Store and searched her vehicle, finding two pipes with meth residue, a scale and $413. She admitted to dealing the drug.

Phillips also told officers she had more meth hidden in her clothing. A female jail officer retrieved more than 16 grams of meth from Phillips' clothing.

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