Drug recognition canine Nero signaled positively to narcotics in the vehicle. Taking Nero’s lead, officers searched and found evidence including heroin, packaging materials, digital scales, drug use paraphernalia and a safe.
Arrested at the scene was Nichole May Fisher, 24, of Siletz. Fisher was transported to the Lincoln County Jail where she was lodged on the following charges of Manufacturing, Possession and Delivery of Heroin.
The Newport Police Department encourages citizens to report any suspicious activity they witness, as it may assist law enforcement. The Newport Police Tip Line is 541-574-5455, or Text-a-Tip at 541-270-1856.