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Woman lands in jail after trying to avoid check point

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LONDON, KY (WAVE) – A southeastern Kentucky woman is behind bars after trying to avoid a safety check point.

Kentucky State Police were conducting the check point in London, Kentucky early Saturday morning.

Police said Kimberly Johnson, 47, tried to avoid being stopped by turning into a nearby parking lot.

She was then stopped and arrested after police found several plastic bags containing methamphetamine, Oxycodone pills and drug paraphernalia.

Police said she was also driving under the influence.

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