Police: Woman Stole Guns, Jewelry To Pay Off Drug Debt

September 27, 2018

ASHLEY — A borough woman stole guns and jewelry to pay off a $3,000 drug debt, according to police. Heather Kephart, 39, is accused of stealing 17 guns and several pieces of jewelry from a home on Carey Street on Sept. 22. Kephart admitted taking the property to get money to pay off her drug debt, police said. Police charged Kephart with two counts of theft. She was booked into the Luzerne County Correctional Facility with bail set at $5,000. — JAMES HALPIN

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