Delaware

Woman arrested for 5th DUI; Arrested for drugs.

LEWES, Del. - Delaware State Police arrested a Lewes woman Tuesday after she was observed committing a traffic violation and found to be under the influence for the 5th time and in possession of crack-cocaine.

According to a press release, police say 60- year old  Lemonitra K. Hensley was stopped along Sweetbriar Road and Lewes-Georgetown Highway after running through a red light. 

A DUI investigation insured after it became apparent that Hensley was under the influence. A computer check revealed Hensley had four previous DUI convictions.  

After being transported to Troop 7 in Lewes it was also revealed that Hensley had 0.13 grams of crack-cocaine concealed in her sock. 

Hensley is now charged with 5th Offense Driving Under the Influence and Possession of a Controlled Substance among other traffic related charges. She was released on $5700.00 unsecured bond.


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