Police arrested a 30-year-old woman on a marijuana-trafficking charge Monday afternoon, saying that she had more than 12 pounds of it at her home late last month.
Kristi Nicole Thompson of 7203 Newport Ave. in Raleigh was charged with one count of trafficking in marijuana, one of maintaining a swelling as place to keep and sell drugs and one count of having drug paraphernalia, including scales and plastic bags.
According to arrest warrants, police believe Thompson had 12.4 pounds of marijuana at the house on Aug. 30.
The warrants do not disclose how they determined that.
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Thompson was held overnight Monday in lieu of $251,500 bail for a first court appearance Tuesday.