Woman Charged with Child Endangerment


DRUMS, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) A woman was charged with child endangerment in a fatal overdose investigation in Luzerne County.

Police say 23 year-old Brittany Horwath of Drums, resided with two juveniles and a deceased male. Police also found empty heroin packets, a crack pipe, an uncapped syringe, and pills in the home.

Upon further investigation, the residence was found uninhabitable. The residence was condemned by the Butler Township Code Enforcement Officer.

Horwath was arrested last week and the preliminary hearing is scheduled for June 20th.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Top Stories

More Top Stories

Latest Videos