Mason City woman facing felony drug charges after pipe found in baby's sock

Garcia was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped after the driver was visiting someone at the jail.

Posted: Sep 28, 2020 2:34 PM

WORTH COUNTY, Iowa - A Mason City woman is facing felony drug charges after a traffic stop resulted in a deputy finding a pipe sticking out of a baby's sock.

Jami Garcia is being held in the Worth County Jail on $12,000 bond after being arrested over the weekend.

Garcia was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped after the driver was visiting someone at the jail.

The driver was known to have a suspended driver's license, and Garcia, who had valid Cerro Gordo County warrant, was found in the backseat. 

Garcia tried to conceal the pipe in a baby's sock that was on the floor, according to court documents. 

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