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Officers: "What, what?" says woman driving in reverse with drugs on dashboard

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SARASOTA CO., FL (WWSB) – An officer stopped a driver who was driving in reverse and discovered a variety of drugs in her vehicle on Saturday night.

Around 10:15 p.m., Sarasota Police Officers responded to the area of 29th Street and Goodrich Avenue to investigate a 911 call of shots being fired.

When officers arrived, they saw Summer Lemieux, 26, of Sarasota, driving in reverse on Goodrich Avenue. They asked her why she was driving in reverse and she responded by saying, “what, what?”

Drug arrest and driving in reverse

Officers then found marijuana on the dashboard out in the open and went on to discover 3 grams of cocaine, prescription pills, a smoking pipe, suspected hash THC oil, weight scales, and drug paraphernalia.

Lemieux was charged with multiple felonies: Possession of Marijuana within 1000 feet of a church, Possession of Cocaine within 1000 feet of a church, and two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance. She also received a traffic citation.