Boaz woman leads police on chase, hides cocaine in body cavity

Courtesy: Guntersville Police Department
Courtesy: Guntersville Police Department

GUNTERSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A Boaz woman accused of trying to elude police during a traffic stop, may face serious drug charges.

Guntersville police got a search warrant for 27-year-old Contessa Griffin Thursday after she was arrested for leading officers on a mile long chase.

Police said while in custody she was taken to a local hospital, where they discovered she hid 77 grams of crack cocaine in a body cavity.

Officers now plan to charge her with trafficking cocaine.

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