Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
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DUII Stop in Klamath Falls Leads to Arrest of Bank Robbery Suspect
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A Friday night DUII traffic stop by an Oregon State Police (OSP) trooper in Klamath Falls led to the arrest of a Hillsboro-area woman wanted on a federal Bank Robbery warrant.
On August 31, 2012 at approximately 11:54 p.m. OSP Trooper Derek Ellena stopped a 2005 Hyundai Elantra on Lodi Street near Independence Avenue following a traffic complaint of erratic driving. The driver was identified as JENNIFER COLLEEN LANGWELL, age 33, from Hillsboro. Subsequent investigation led to her arrest for Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants.
A check for wants revealed LANGWELL was wanted on a felony warrant held by the FBI charging Bank Robbery.
The trooper also discovered a small amount of cocaine and methamphetamine.
LANGWELL was lodged in the Klamath County Jail on the following charges:
* Robbery in the First Degree (warrant)
* Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance - two counts
OSP does not have any other information related to the warrant.