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Woman parks car in police parking spot and smokes marijuana

By Mason White 1:50 PM December 14, 2016
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By: Wayne Morin
A woman who felt the urge to smoke pot, drove to a police parking spot, where she smoked marijuana, according to police in Montana.

Great Falls police said that they have arrested Amanda Johnson, after being caught by police smoking marijuana in her vehicle.

Johnson has been charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and driving with a suspended license.

According to the criminal complaint, the incident unfolded around 3:15 a.m. on Saturday. A police officer saw Johnson’s car parked in the Municipal Court parking lot in a police only parking spot.

The officer pulled up behind the vehicle and walked up to the driver’s side window. As the woman lowered the driver’s window, the officer noticed smoke coming out of the car.

The officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana. During questioning, Johnson told the officer that she and her passenger had been playing Pokemon Go.

They also admitted to smoking marijuana. Johnson voluntarily handed over a pipe.