Drug related items lands one woman behind bars

Tina Howe, 34, of Labelle arrested by Lewis Co. Sheriff's Office

The Lewis County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman on Tuesday for Manufacture of a Controlled Substance, mainly methamphetamine.

Tina M. Howe, 34, of rural LaBelle was taken into custody.

According to the Lewis County Sheriff's Office, the arrest stems from a three month investigation by the Sheriff's Office and the Northeast Drug Task Force.

On August 17th, the Sheriff's Office and the NEMO Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at Howe's residence and found several meth related items.

Howe, a prior convicted felon, is being held in the Lewis County jail on a $50,000 cash only bond.