Jasper Fire Fighter’s Wife in Jail for Witness Tampering

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The wife of a former Jasper Fire Fighter currently in jail, is facing witness tampering charges.

The fire fighter, Jerred Taffner is in jail for alleged felony child molestation.

Police say his wife, Audrey Taffner was at the jail and was heard in a recorded conversation discussing a way to stop the juvenile witness from testifying in court. 

The juvenile is a witness in the case against Jerred Taffner who’s accused of molesting an underage girl multiple times in 2018. 

Audrey is being held on a $25 thousand cash bond.

If she does post bond she will not have contact with the witness unless it’s supervised by the Children’s Division.

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