Woman arrested on drug charges after locking herself out of car

Published: Oct. 18, 2013 at 7:21 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 18, 2013 at 7:22 PM CDT
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MORGAN CITY, LA (WAFB) - A Morgan City woman was arrested Thursday night on drug charges after locking herself out of her car.

Police say Nikki Dupree, 30, asked officers at Morgan City High School for help unlocking her car.  When officers approached the car, they smelled the odor of marijuana coming from the car.

According to reports, Dupree admitted to using marijuana before arriving at the school for a function, and directed officers to the marijuana.

Dupree has been charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of CDS in a drug-free zone, warrant-probation violation and failure to appear to pay probation fees.

Her bond has not been set.

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