On April 28, an officer with the Beckley Police Department responded to the Pagoda Motel on Harper Road in reference to an unwanted person.
According to the criminal complaint, upon arrival, the officer told Tina Marie Hale, 40, of Hewitt, that she needed to gather her belongings and leave the property.
Hale refused to leave and argued with the staff and the officer, the complaint alleges.
The officer then placed Hale into custody.
She is being charged with one misdemeanor offense of obstructing an officer.