PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Bay County Sheriff’s investigators arrested Kizzy Patterson, 41, of Panama City on drug charges after deputies say she crashed into two vehicles trying to run from investigators.
Investigators with the Special Investigations Division tried to pull over Patterson on January 9th.
Investigators say Patterson tried to get away by hitting the car in front of her. They say she then hit the investigators car when they tried to block her in.
Investigators then used the P.I.T. maneuver to stop her car.
Patterson ran from her car carrying a black bag, investigators say they caught her and found more than one pound of crystal meth in the bag.
While searching Patterson's home later on a search warrant, investigators say they found drug paraphernalia, drug packaging, a number of baggies containing an unknown crystal substance, and approximately $4,000. They say they also found out about a storage unit that Patterson had.
Investigators issued a search warrant for the unit and found approximately $36,000, small amounts of methamphetamine, and a gun.
Patterson was out on bond for Attempted Murder charges at the time of the arrest.
Patterson was charged with Trafficking in Methamphetamine, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Aggravated Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer, Fleeing and Eluding a Law Enforcement Officer, Resisting an Officer Without Violence and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Investigators say additional charges are expected.
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