- Local Guide
BROOKVILLE â€” Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police reported Wednesday that two Brookville residents â€” Keith A. McNaughton, 29, Brookville, and Kari L. Housler, 26, Brookville â€” were arrested
at 124 Crestwood Circle in Brookville in relation to a narcotics investigation that started back on April 1.
Police said that on April 1, the Jefferson County Drug Task Force and the Troop C Vice Unit began an investigation into the manufacturing and
distribution of methamphetamine from 124 Crestwood Circle.
On May 21, the Pennsylvania State Police SERT team executed a search warrant at the residence, and McNaughton and Housler were taken into custody.
The Pennsylvania Clandestine Lab team conducted a search of the residence, police said, and allegedly found numerous items needed to manufacture methamphetamine.
Both McNaughton and Housler were taken to District Judge Bazylakâ€™s office, where they were charged with numerous methamphetamine-related charges. They were arraigned and placed in Jefferson County Jail in lieu of posting $100,000 straight cash bail.
The investigation is ongoing.