Police arrested a Dorchester woman on drug charges early Saturday morning after finding 48 grams of crack cocaine in her shirt.
Sharon Brockington, 47, of Dorchester, was charged with trafficking Class B drugs (cocaine), possession with intent to distribute Class D drugs (marijuana), and receiving stolen property.
Police were investigating possible drug activity in the area of Spencer and Harvard streets at about 1 a.m. when they stopped a car after observing a suspected drug transaction.
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Police said they found the crack cocaine and a large bag of a substance believed to be marijuana in Brockington's shirt, as well as about $1,900.