WJTV News Channel 12 - Meth lab found in Carter County apartment

Meth lab found in Carter County apartment

CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL) - Two men will be facing a variety of methamphetamine related charges after the makings of a lab were found inside an apartment on Wednesday night.

Carter County Sheriffs deputies were serving a warrant on a fugitive they believed was located in an apartment on VIP Road around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

When officers arrived the suspect was not there but the resident who lived there gave consent for them to search.

Officers discovered the beginning stages of a lab and said no actual methamphetamine had been produced.

Several occupants of the apartment building were evacuated as a precaution but were expected to be allowed to return in a few hours.
Powered by WorldNow

1820 TV Road
Jackson, MS 39204

Telephone: 601.372.6311
Fax: 804.819.5569
Email: wjtvnews@wjtv.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.