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Woman carrying methamphetamine arrested at airport Monday

Posted: March 12, 2013 - 12:58pm  |  Updated: March 13, 2013 - 12:04am

A woman was arrested Monday at the Juneau International Airport for trafficking narcotics, police said.

Juneau Police Department Lt. Kris Sell said in a release that Sheena Agustin, 24, was found carrying approximately 68 grams of methamphetamine.

Agustin was arrested at about 12:30 p.m. Monday by JPD officers working with federal law enforcement officers.

She was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center on no bail.

Police said Agustin is charged with one count of third-degree drug misconduct, a felony that can carry up to 10 years in prison.

• Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or at emily.miller@juneauempire.com.

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