Reckless driver allegedly drunk
May 11, 2017
A Wellington woman was arrested Tuesday for allegedly speeding through town while under the influence of alcohol.
Theresa L. Schirmer, 41, was pulled over after deputies spotted her driving a Honda Civic about 60 mph on Highway 395 in a 25 mph zone.
According to deputies, Schirmer had a preliminary breath test of .227 and was driving with a suspended license.
Her bail is set at $3,368.
A Gardnerville Ranchos man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly possessing methamphetamine and paraphernalia.
Deputies pulled over a vehicle — traveling on Highway 395 without a rear license plate — that was being driven by Timothy A. Christensen, 47. Deputies spotted two methamphetamine pipes covered with residue in the car.
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When Christensen was booked, he allegedly had methamphetamine on him.
His bail is set at $5,643.