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December 29, 2011

Woman accused of illegally transporting 112 gallons of beer

. — A Decatur woman accused of transporting 112 gallons of beer from Tennessee to Alabama for a party has been charged with transporting prohibited liquor, an official said.

Gloria Crisantes Salazar, 39, of 310 Cardinal Drive S.W., Apt. 12, was arrested Tuesday morning while traveling south on Interstate 65 in Limestone County, said Limestone County Sheriff’s Lt. Brad Curnutt.

Deputy Cody Lewter, who made the traffic stop, noticed Salazar had 15 cases, or 112.5 gallons, of 40-ounce bottles of Bud Light beer in her vehicle, Curnutt said.

According to the report, Salazar was planning to have a party.

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