Traffic Stop Leads to Drug, Neglect Charges

(CLARKSVILLE) – On Monday, Indiana State Trooper Tate Rohlfing made a traffic stop for driving left of center. That stopped landed the driver in jail on drug and other charges. 

At approximately 3:45 p.m., Trooper Rohlfing observed a Ford Mustang drive left of center on Randolph Avenue and initiated a traffic stop for the violation.

The driver, 37-year-old Rachel A. Wiggins, of Sellersburg, was found to be driving with a suspended driver’s license and was traveling with a young child in the car.

Further investigation lead to the discovery of methamphetamine, numerous syringes, and drug paraphernalia.  

Wiggins was arrested and transported to the Clark County Jail, on charges of neglect of a dependent, a Level 6 felony, possession of meth, a Level 6 felony, unlawful possession of a syringe, a Level 6 felony, possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class C misdemeanor, and unauthorized possession, display, use of a suspended driver’s license, a Class C misdemeanor.