Woman allegedly runs meth lab

TOWANDA – State police arrested and jailed an Ulster Township woman after they executed a search warrant at her residence and found evidence of a meth lab.

According to police, Elizabeth A. Bishop, 28, of 7672 Ulster Road, Ulster, was charged Monday after the warrant was executed by members of the state police vice unit and patrol unit.

The warrant was obtained after a reliable source provided information that Bishop was using and cooking meth at her residence, police said.

The search yielded multiple precursors inside and outside the residence for manufacture of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and methamphetamine.

Also at the time of the search, Bishop’s minor child was inside the residence. The child was turned over to the Bradford County Department of Children and Youth, and subsequently turned over to a family member.

Bishop was taken into custody and charged with possession with intent to manufacture a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, liquefied ammonia gas, precursor and chemicals, possession of drug paraphernalia and endangering the welfare of children.

She was arraigned before District Judge Fred Wheaton and jailed at the Bradford County Correctional Facility in lieu of $75,000 bail.