Police: Jessica L Griffiths arrested in Nanticoke on warrants, found with drugs on her at time of arrest

Police: Jessica L Griffiths arrested in Nanticoke on warrants, found with drugs on her at time of arrest

Nanticoke, PA

City Police arrested Jessica L Griffiths, 35, of Nanticoke City upon serving her with three (3) arrest warrants issued from the Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas.  During the course of the arrest, police say they found that Griffiths possessed a schedule IV Controlled substance (pills) on her person. As a result, Griffiths was additionally charged with possession of a controlled substance, misbranding a controlled substance and possession of a misbranded a controlled substance.

Griffiths was arraigned by Magisterial District Court Judge, Joseph D. Spagnuolo, and provided $1,000.00 unsecure bail, however will be held pending the outcome of the Common Pleas warrants.

A preliminary hearing was scheduled on September 25, 2019. at 11am at Luzerne County Central Court.

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