WOMAN ARRESTED FOR SELLING PRESCRIPTION NARCOTICS
Heather Joy Hodges
A 23 year old woman from Elizabeth, Arkansas, HEATHER JOY HODGES, was arrested Tuesday, July 24th on a felony bench warrant charging her with selling prescription narcotics.
Sheriff’s Investigators made a controlled buy from HODGES in April for approximately 8mg of prescription hydromorphone (Dilaudid) pills for $80.00. HODGES used a cell phone during the commission of the offense.
Investigators obtained a warrant for the arrest of HEATHER HODGES, and she was taken into custody and booked into the Detention Center yesterday on charges of:
Delivery of Schedule I or Schedule II Controlled Substance – Felony
Conspiracy to Sell Prescription Medications – Felony
Unlawful Use of a Communication Device – Felony
HODGES was released from custody after posting bond in the amount of $5,000 and will appear in Circuit Court on July 26th.
/s/ John F. Montgomery,
Baxter County Sheriff