Washington County Woman Arrested in St. Francois County

(Park Hills) A Washington County woman was arrested late Wednesday night on several criminal charges in St. Francois County.

The arrest report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol says 38-year-old Margaret E. Gale of Potosi was arrested and taken to the county jail in Farmington.

Gale is facing two counts of possession of dangerous drugs, shoplifting, trespassing, resisting a police officer and one traffic offense.

Gale’s shoplifting charge came out of Desloge where she was charged in October of last year.

Her trespass charge came last May from the City of Park Hills.

The resisting a police officer charge came in March 2023 also from Park Hills.

No new court date has been set in regards to Gale’s latest arrest.