Just after 10 pm on Saturday January 16th Sterling Police conducted a traffic stop at W. 9th Street and Elm Avenue.
Following the stop, officers arrested 33 year old Brittney Tompkins of Rock Falls was arrested on a Whiteside County Warrant for Failure to Appear on a charge of Delivery of Methamphetamine, Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine, Unlawful Possession of Hypodermic Needles, Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Tompkins was also charged with Driving while License was suspended, Operating an Uninsured Vehicle, Operating a Vehicle while Registration Suspended for Non-Insurance and Improper Registration. T
ompkins was taken to the Whiteside County Jail.