Lawrenceburg Woman Arrested on Drug & Gun Charges Following Traffic Stop


   Alisha Kaye Carrizales, age 32, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, was arrested on Thursday, August 19th following a traffic stop. Waynesboro Officer Darren Pounders filed a report stating that he performed a traffic stop on Carrizales’ vehicle after dispatch alerted him that Carrizales had almost struck multiple vehicles. When Officer Pounders pulled Carrizales over and made contact with her, she allegedly had constricted pupils and slurred speech, and refused a blood draw. She then failed to successfully perform multiple field sobriety tests. A search of Carrizales’ vehicle allegedly revealed approximately 0.25 grams of methamphetamine, three halves of pills, and a loaded .9mm handgun containing approximately 15 rounds. Carrizales was arrested on charges of driving under the influence, violation of implied consent law, possession of schedule II (meth) with intent, simple possession of schedule IV, possession of a handgun white under the influence, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. She was booked into the Wayne County Jail on $110,000.00 bond.