FAIRMONT, W.Va. – A Fairmont woman is facing felony drug charges after police made contact with her ude to multiple warrants.

Monday, Fairmont police oberserved Angela Tresize, 47, walking in Hull Alley and knew she multiple warrants for her arrest.

When police made contact with Tresize she threw her purse and attempted to prevent police from taking her into custody.

Once Tresize was in custody, officers found 15.86 grams of methamphetamine and $235 in cash in her purse.

Tresize has been charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and is being held in North Central Regional Jail.