Romance writer arrested on drug charges in West Virginia

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Kelly Ann Scyoc

Police in West Virginia have arrested a self-published romance writer on drug charges following a traffic stop.
 
The Exponent Telegram reports 28-year-old Kelly Ann Scyoc of Lumberport was charged Wednesday with conspiracy and felony possession with intent to deliver.
 
Court records show a Bridgeport police officer pulled over a vehicle driven by Scyoc on Interstate 79 for an improper lane change. A vehicle search turned up bags containing a crystal-like substance believed to be methamphetamine, powder-like substances and digital scales. A passenger also was arrested.
 
Scyoc writes under the pseudonym K.A. Robinson. Her books have included the “Torn” and “Ties” fiction series. At least one of them made The New York Times best-seller list.
 
It wasn’t immediately known whether Scyoc has an attorney.

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