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California woman sentenced for two separate crimes

Paige Poor of California has been sentenced on two separate incidents that took place in Crook County almost a year apart. The first involved seizure of an estimated $100,000 worth of controlled substances from a vehicle in which she was a passenger, while the second involved alleged smuggling of contraband into a jail.

The first incident took place on November 29, 2020, when a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that radar recorded traveling at 84 mph in a 75 mph zone. When the trooper approached the vehicle, he allegedly smelled an overwhelming odor of perfum...