Utah Police: Woman said meth was a birthday gift

Woman arrested for attempting to buy meth from an off-duty police officer

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Provo, Utah - Police in Provo, Utah, have arrested a 46-year-old woman accused of attempting to buy methamphetamine from an off-duty police officer and claimed the purchase was a birthday gift for her sister.

A police report showed Heather Rodriguez was arrested Monday evening after she approached the off-duty officer and displayed a glass pipe.

Authorities said she then told police she was trying to buy methamphetamine for her sister's birthday.

Records indicated she also told police the pipe was not hers and she was holding it for a friend.

Rodriguez was arrested and booked into the Utah County Jail on several drug charges.

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