ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Police arrested a woman July 15 after she was recognized as a wanted person when she was stopped for speeding.

Police were patrolling on Haynes Bridge Road near Rock Mill Road at 6 p.m. when an officer saw a car drive by with a window tint that appeared illegal.

Police pulled the driver over. While talking to the driver, police were alerted that she was wanted in Rockdale County for theft by deception.

The driver, later identified as 38-year-old Maria Cardwell of Lithonia, was arrested without incident.

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