A Marshall woman was arrested and charged after deputies investigating a suspicious vehicle shortly after 3 a.m. located a syringe containing meth, authorities said Tuesday.

Deputy Jordon Frisbee of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Amy Marie Parrish, 39, address listed as Marshall, with possession of methamphetamine.

At 3:15 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18, Frisbee was patrolling in Old Fort and spotted a pickup truck sitting in a parking lot on Catawba Avenue.

Parrish was the driver of the truck, and a subsequent search uncovered a syringe containing 1 gram of methamphetamine.

Parrish’s bond was set at $10,000.

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