A Moulton woman is in Morgan County Jail after authorities allegedly found illegal drugs in her possession during a traffic stop in Southwest Decatur.

Decatur police charged Amanda Gatlin, 43, with possession of heroin, Xanax and drug paraphernalia. Investigators discovered she had an active felony warrant from the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, too.

Police said she was stopped for a traffic violation at Woodmead Street and Runnymead Avenue.

She was taken to Morgan County Jail with bail set at $2,300.

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