Virginia Woman Arrested for Drugs, Drunk Driving and Assaulting a Police Officer

October 30, 2014
Murphy, Lisa Marie

Lisa Marie Murphy, 51, of Chesapeake, VA

On Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 1:35 am, Trooper C. Ruth of the Maryland State Police initiated a traffic stop on a silver van for a minor traffic violation.

The driver, Lisa Marie Murphy, 51, of Chesapeake, VA, was placed under arrest for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and transported to the Maryland State Police, Leonardtown Barrack.

At the barrack, Ms. Murphy became extremely combative and attempted to strike Tpr. Ruth with a closed fist. Murphy then elbowed and kicked Tpr Ruth. She was restrained and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center, where suspected CDS was recovered from her belongings.

Ms. Murphy was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Second Degree Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer, CDS Possession – Not Marijuana, and CDS Possession – Paraphernalia.

According to court documents Lisa Marie Murphy was released by District Court Commissioner Christopher Leseman on Personal Recognizance.

Lisa Marie Murphy, 51, of Chesapeake, VA

Lisa Marie Murphy, 51, of Chesapeake, VA