A Waterbury woman has been arrested after police said they witnessed her involved in a drug deal on Thursday.
Officers from the Wallingford Police Department Narcotics Unit witnessed a woman, who was later identified as 19-year-old Kiana Rodriguez, in a green 1998 Hyundai Accent parked near North Colony Road in a drug transaction. Rodriguez was later pulled over by officers. Wallingford Police Department K-9 unit assisted in the search of the Accent.
Officials located a false container in the vehicle with about 120 wax folds of heroin and 13 bags of crack cocaine weighing about 4.2 grams. Police also confiscated $153, five cellphones and a prescription pain killer.
Rodriguez was charged sale of narcotics and possession of narcotics, possession of a controlled substance, misuse of registration plates, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, and operating with no insurance. She was released on a $50,000 bond and is scheduled to be in court on Aug. 24 in Meriden
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