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POLICE: One Arrested and Pregnant Woman to be Charged in Meth Bust

Posted on: 12:03 pm, February 22, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:10am, February 22, 2014


SCHUYLKILL COUNTY — A man was arrested and charged for operating a methamphetamine lab in Coaldale.

Coaldale Police arrested Jason Shiffert, 33, E. Ruddle Street, Friday, after they recovered items in his home consistent with producing meth.

Authorities also said Jenny Heydt, 21, resides there, and will be charged with reckless endangering a 18-month-old child, and is 6 months pregnant with another baby.

Shiffert is charged with operating a methamphetamine laboratory and related charges, and is in Schuylkill County Prison on $50,000 bail.

Police said there will be more arrests and the investigation is still on going.

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