Police Arrest South Yarmouth Woman on Drug and Motor Vehicle Charges

Iesha Askew, 22, of South Yarmouth

Iesha Askew, 22, of South Yarmouth. Photo courtesy of the Yarmouth Police Department.

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police arrested a South Yarmouth woman for possession of illegal drugs and driving on a suspended license yesterday.

Officers from the Street Crimes Unit pulled over a black Toyota Prius belonging to Iesha Askew, 22, for a routine traffic stop and discovered she was driving on a suspended license after a run of the vehicles plates.

A search of the vehicle turned up Percocet and other over the counter medications that were in possession illegally, according to Yarmouth Police.

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Askew was arrainged today in Barnstable District Court.