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Lisa Marie Repnyek caught with drugs in restaurant bathroom, police say

By Len Righi, WFMZ.com Reporter
Published On: Jun 17 2013 12:08:39 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 17 2013 12:38:47 PM CDT
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -

A woman was caught with drugs at a fast-food restaurant after a worker heard her drop a needle and spoon in a bathroom stall, officials said.

Lisa Marie Repnyek was found with five tablets of clonazepam, a muscle relaxant used to treat seizures and panic disorder, in the Wendy's restaurant at 306 Broadway, Bethlehem, at about 3:30 p.m. May 17, officials said.

Police searched Repnyek after a restaurant employee identified Repnyek as the person who dropped the drug paraphernalia in a bathroom stall, officials said.

Repnyek, 47, of 556 South Clewell St., Bethlehem, was arraigned Sunday night on charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia and committed to the Northampton County Prison on $2,000 bail, according to court documents.

A preliminary hearing is set for 11 a.m. June 26.