Cortney Nicole Summerlin, 28, of Yantis is in Hopkins County Jail charged with two traffic warrants and for Tampering With Physical Evidence. A Hopkins County Deputy stopped the 1989 pickup she was driving on South Broadway around 8 p.m. Friday night.
He noted that Summerlin was extremely nervous. He was alerted to the warrants and placed Summerlin in his patrol unit. While doing an agreed upon search of the vehicle, he noted Summerlin chewing a clear plastic baggie with white crystal like substance believed to be methamphetamine inside it. He retrieved the evidence and transported her to jail where she is being held on a $10,000 bond.