Two women arrested after police find drugs

Posted at 7:51 AM, Mar 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-03 07:51:43-05

Dunkirk police were called to a complaint of a suspicious woman in the bathroom of a Tim Hortons on Lake Shore Drive East.

Officers arrived on the scene and found Kristen Grant leaving the store. When officers approached Grant they noticed two hypodermic needles in her back pants pocket.Officers say one of those needles was loaded with cocaine. Two bindles of heroin were also found in Grant's sock.

Officers also found Julie Pierce in a nearby vehicle that belonged to Grant. Officers then discovered that Pierce was in possession of a hypodermic needle and cocaine.

Both women were arrested and taken to Dunkirk City jail for arraignment.