Syracuse woman arrested on synthetic marijuana charge
A Syracuse woman was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly selling synthetic marijuana to an undercover officer.
By Emily Pfund
Posted on Jan. 30, 2014 at 4:26 p.m.
| Updated on Jan. 30, 2014 at 4:27 p.m.
KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — A Syracuse woman was arrested Thursday morning, Jan. 30, for allegedly selling synthetic marijuana to an undercover officer.
Braska Sue Cartwright, 20, was arrested by officers from the Kosciusko County Drug Task Force and Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department on a preliminary felony charge of dealing in a synthetic cannabinoid on Thursday, according to a news release from the sheriff's department.
Cartwright allegedly sold undercover drug task force officers a synthetic "look-a-like" drug Thursday morning.
The arrest was the result of a tip from a concerned citizen and may lead to the arrests of additional suspects as the investigation continues, according to the release.
Kosciusko County Sheriff Rocky Goshert encourages concerned citizens to call the the Kosciusko County tip line at 372-2494 to anonymously report any suspicious activity.