Police: Woman said meth was a birthday gift
Posted: July 3, 2014 - 12:46am

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Police in Provo, Utah, have arrested a 46-year-old woman accused of attempting to buy methamphetamine from an off-duty police officer and claiming the purchase was a birthday gift for her sister.

A police report shows Heather Rodriguez was arrested Monday evening after she approached the off-duty officer and displayed a glass pipe.

Authorities say she then told police she was trying to buy methamphetamine for her sister's birthday.

Records say she also told police the pipe was not hers and she was holding it for a friend.

The Daily Herald reports Rodriguez was arrested and booked into the Utah County Jail on several drug charges. Officials at the jail did not know if she had an attorney.

The Latest

PE Sneak PeekThe PE Sneak Peek: Aug. 29, 2016

4:58pm - Here are the stories keeping our reporters busy Monday:• There...

Breaking NewsSilo fire likely burning for months

UPDATED 11:57am - BENTON TWP. — For two months, Dan Keeney has smelled something...

Front PagePolice: Wife shot at husband

Orangeville-area woman, 65, allegedly fired .357 Magnum and hit chair, but missed him

Front PageMan: Fix permit parking ‘monster’

Danvillian says just don’t ticket residents

Front PageCrash KOs power to 2,000+

Police: Driver ran off road in Berwick while answering cell phone