Wanted woman arrested, facing new charges

Wanted woman arrested, facing new charges

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - An Evansville woman wanted on an armed robbery warrant is now in jail.

Police arrested 27-year old Athena Rates after responding to a call about an argument at a home on Tippecanoe Drive.

Police say they found a baggie of marijuana in Rates pocket and say Rates gave them a fake name.

She was wanted on a charge of armed robbery with a knife.

She's now also charged with possession of marijuana and false informing.

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