Shirley women arrested on drug charges.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On May 16th, 2015, Deputies arrested 45 year old Patricia Zarychta of Shirley after a traffic stop and search of the vehicle lead deputies to find illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia. The 20th Judicial Drug Crime Task Force Agents and Agents from the Arkansas State Police assisted in the investigation and seizure of the illegal drugs. Officers seized approximately 1 ounce of suspected methamphetamine from Zarychta. Zarychta is charged with Felony Possession of drugs (methamphetamine 10 grams but less than 200 grams a Class B Felony) and Felony Possession of Drug Paraphernalia a Class D Felony. Zarychta is currently incarcerated at the Van Buren County Detention Center awaiting a first appearance.