Heroin mom didn't know about court date

Published 08/25 2012 04:37PM

Updated 08/25 2012 08:20PM

Marta Rubalcaba
Marta Rubalcaba
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 news) - A West Valley City woman who is facing heroin charges for using a baby to cover up her drugs is accused of skipping her court date that was scheduled for Aug. 20.

Marta Rubelcaba, 42, was arrested in Bountiful on Aug. 9 by the Weber-Morgan Narcotics Strike Force after authorities found heroin hidden behind a baby's head in her vehicle.

Rubelcaba was charged in 2nd District Court with possession with intent to distribute, which is a second-degree felony, the later freed on a $10,000 bond.

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