A Crime Stoppers tip has led to the arrest of a suspect wanted on drug trafficking charges.
A tip called in yesterday (Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002) to the anonymous Crime Stoppers line (1-800-226-TIPS) provided information about the possible whereabouts of Kari Armstrong, DOB 8/21/77, wanted on a warrant charging multiple counts of Trafficking in Methamphetamine (VOP).
Upon receiving the Crime Stoppers tip, Sheriff's Office deputies responded yesterday to the reported residence located at 3219 Highway 17/92 in Davenport and arrested Armstrong. Armstrong resisted arrest, and was further charged with Resisting without Violence and Giving a False Name. She was booked in to the Polk County Jail.
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