Oswego Meth Lab Suspect Arrested
An arrest has been made as a result of the investigation into a possible methamphetamine lab at 11 Gregory St. Oswego.
Brenda L. Howard, 41, of 11 Gregory St., Oswego, was arrested and charged with the following:
Unlawful Manufacture of Methamphetamine in the 3rd Degree – Class D Felony
During the afternoon hours of Wednesday, Oswego City Police, with the assistance of the New York State Police Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team, executed a search warrant at 11 Gregory St.
Pursuant to the execution of said search warrant, items used to manufacture methamphetamine were seized, according to police.
Those items, coupled with other evidence gained during the investigation showed that Howard possessed said materials with the intent that they be used to manufacture methamphetamine, police said.
As of approximately 11 p.m. Wednesday, the scene has been released and Gregory Street reopened.
Howard is currently being held at the Oswego City Police Department pending arraignment in Oswego City Court.
The investigation is continuing and further arrests are possible.
As always, Oswego City Police are asking anyone with information regarding this or any other illegal drug activity to contact them at 315-342-2283. Individuals wishing to remain anonymous may also contact the Oswego City Police Department’s tip-line at 315-342-8131 or email [email protected]
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Oswego City Police are currently on the scene investigating a possible illegal methamphetamine lab located in the residential area of 11 Gregory Street in the city of Oswego.
Earlier this afternoon, Oswego Police responded to this locationin regard to an unrelated complaint.
Upon investigation, officers developed information, and later made observations, that would indicate that the location had been used for the illegal manufacture of methamphetamine.
Additional resources were called to the scene including assistance from the New York State Police Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team and the Oswego City Fire Department.
Search warrants are currently being executed and the investigation is ongoing.