Bradenton woman arrested on multiple drug charges after traffic stop

June 4, 2014 

BRADENTON -- A Bradenton woman was was charged with possession of rock cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 9 p.m. Wednesday in the 2500 block of Ninth Street West by the Bradenton Police Department.

Samantha Gardner's vehicle was stopped for a possible window tint violation and officers reported they smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. A search reportedly produced rock cocaine, marijuana, and drug gear.

Gardner reportedly said the items were hers and was arrested.

The vehicle did not fit the vehicle seizure, according to BPD.

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