State Police say diaper bag filled with cocaine


A Springfield woman is facing a drug charge after State Police discovered a diaper bag filled with cocaine in her glove compartment during a traffic stop Monday night, police said. Saraida Quinones, 31, was scheduled to be arraigned in Springfield District Court on six charges that include possession of cocaine, driving with a suspended license, and driving with stolen license plates, State Police said Tuesday in a statement. Police said Quinones was stopped by troopers for motor vehicle violations at about 7:30 p.m. Monday. She was arrested after a search uncovered a diaper bag filled with a “white powdery substance” believed to be cocaine, the statement said.

Catalina Gaitan can be reached at Follow her on Twitter at @catalina_gaitan.
Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of