MORAVIA, N.Y. — Four people face charges of making methamphetamine after authorities raided a trailer in southern Cayuga County earlier this month and removed eight children.
Authorities said that as a result of the raid eight children were removed from the home by Cayuga County Child Protective Services.
After an investigation four people were arrested by police on Thursday.
Arrested were Mark Crysler, Jonathan Wood, Elizabeth Crysler and Ashley Wood. Each was charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and endangering the welfare of a child. Police did not provide addresses for them.
Crsler was also charged with unlawful disposal of methamphetamine laboratory material and Wood was also charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.
Authorities did not provide details of the investigation or say if they actually found a functioning methamphetamine lab during the raid.
In addition to the task force, which includes Auburn police and the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office, police said they had help from the state Department of Environmental Conservation, the New York State Police and the Army National Guard Counterdrug Task Force.