Pregnant woman, boyfriend face meth and neglect charges in New Castle

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Jonathan Murphy (left) and Hannah Heinrich (right)

NEW CASTLE, Ind. (Feb. 10, 2016) – Indiana State Police arrested a pregnant woman and her boyfriend in a meth case.

Police received a tip about possible drug activity at their New Castle home and found drugs inside the residence in the 100 block of N. 24th Street Tuesday afternoon.

Troopers made contact with Hannah Heinrich, 24, who is five months pregnant. She was arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine, neglect of a dependent, possession of paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. Troopers arrested her boyfriend, Jonathan Murphy, 24, on the same charges. Murphy also faces an additional charge of driving while suspended.

The Department of Child Services removed two children under the age of 10 from the home, police said. Heinrich and Murphy were taken to the Henry County Jail.

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