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Fugitive out of Kansas arrested in Greenbrier County

Local - 1/27/2014 10:36 AM by Nadine Grimley
LEWISBURG - A routine traffic stop landed a woman behind bars after officers discovered active warrants for her arrest.

Melissa Adkins, 50, was charged with being a fugitive from justice.  Lewisburg Police Chief Tim Stover said that when his officers pulled over a red van for improper registration, they found an active warrant with full extradition on Adkins out of Pratt, Kansas.  The warrant was for failing to appear for a violation on a controlled substance charge.

She remained in Southern Regional Jail without bond.

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