@ approximately 4:38 AM – Police arrested Gladys Yolanda Alvarez, age 26 of Monroe, NC and charged her with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia following a motor vehicle stop on Rt. 202/31. Alvarez was a passenger in a vehicle that was initially stopped for an obstructed view and a rear light that was out. She was also issued a motor vehicle summons for open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle. Alvarez was released from police headquarters after processing. Investigation and arrest by P.O. Ismael Mendez.