NSB cops: Three women arrested on narcotics charges

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NSBPD Sgts. Jason Reve and Mark Severance, shown here left & right, respectively,  are shown here, were the patrol supervisors for the 4 p.m. Friday to 4:30 a.m. Saturday shift. Among the 80-plus incidents handled during the shift were the drug-related arrests of three women, Bridget Boyce, Rebecca Rindone and Patricia Schmidt, shown below (left to right) in their jail booking mugs.

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NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla -- A 2:13 a.m. traffic stop for an expired tag in the 900 block of Maple Street resulted in the arrests of three women on narcotics charges, an a trip for the trio to the Volusia County Branch Jail in Daytona Beach where they were booked, pending first appearances later today.

Arrested were:

• Bridget Boyce, 40, was charged with posssesion of heroin, posession of drug paraphernalia and posession of a schedule 3 substance. She was being held on $2,500 bond.

• Rebecca Rindone, 51, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of cannabis not exceeding 20 grams. She was being held on $2,000 bond.

• Patricia Schmidt was charged with introducing contraband (drugs) into a detention facility, being a fugitive from justice and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was being held on a no-bond status as a result of the felony fugitive charge.

New Smyrna Beach cops also dealt with several traffic crashes, none of which resulted in life threatening injuries, a theft complaint in connection to the pilfering of $10,000 worth of jewelry a week earlier, from a woman by an apparent scam artst, a battery complaint and a a report of theft of beer from a store.

In all,New Smyrna Beach cops handled 82 calls for service in the overnight shift under the patrol supervision of Sgts. Jason Reve and Mark Severance.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.