State police took a man into custody on Monday and subsequently discovered a methamphetamine manufacturing operation.
Duane Lee Custred Jr., 45, of Centre Hall, was arrested after a domestic dispute in which he threatened to shoot and kill multiple family members, according to state police at Rockview.
After his arrest, police found a loaded .22 caliber revolver in his possession. Custred is a convicted felon and barred from owning or possessing firearms.
Upon further investigation, police said they found that he was making methamphetamines in a shed on the property. The state police’s clandestine lab response team was notified and arrived on the scene, seizing the items and materials used in the meth production.
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Custred was charged with a slate of crimes, including felony possession of a firearm and misdemeanor counts of terroristic threats, simple assault, harassment and reckless endangerment. He was placed in Centre County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100,000 straight bail.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 30.