Niagara Falls Police suspect that a woman was smoking pot in front of young children in a city park Friday night.
Officers said they approached Shavonna L. Cunningham, 23, after smelling marijuana in Gluck Park on 15th Street shortly after 8 p.m. She had been sitting at a table underneath a gazebo, but started to walk away when police approached, according to reports. When confronted about the smell, she handed over a marijuana "blunt" cigar concealed inside her bra.
Learning she was wanted on a warrant in Amherst, police tried to take her into custody, but she caused a scene, according to reports. Police said they later recovered additional marijuana from her bra.
Cunningham was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana and resisting arrest.