MADISON COUNTY, Il (KMOV.com) – A Metro East woman was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance Tuesday.
Melissa Winchester, 26, was arrested for possession of Hydrocodone.
On Monday, at approximately 5:57 a.m., the Madison County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Hi-way House Motel in reference to a domestic disturbance. Deputies investigated the incident and determined that Winchester battered another occupant of the room.
Winchester was arrested on an outstanding warrant, and a misdemeanor charge of Domestic Battery. A search of Winchester’s purse resulted in the discovery of several illegally possessed Hydrocodone Tablets.
Winchester’s bond was set at $25,000.00.