Deputies find 7.8 grams of the drug plus marijuana, scales

A Ford City woman was arrested on drug trafficking charges after a probation searched led to the discovery of a substantial amount of methamphetamine, some marijuana and drug paraphernalia., the Kern county Sheriff's Office reported.

Deputies conducted the search at the home of Christa Coffee, 50, at 408 harrison.

Wednesday about 10:20 p.m.

The deputies found 7.8 grams of methamphetamine with a street value of roughly $800, 2.9 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, packaging material, and digital scales, according to a news release.

Coffee was arrested and charged with possession of controlled substances for sale; possession of marijuana; and for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Coffee is being held in the KCSO central receiving facility in Bakersfield on $22,885 bail.