Stories tagged with: Meth lab bust

January 14, 2014 - 5:04pm
31 weeks 2 days ago

Perry County Sheriff William Barker says a meth lab was busted at a Somerset Apartment Complex.  Barker says his deputies and agents with the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force and Somerset Police responded to a report of a meth lab at the Somerset Lane Apartments at 214 North Market Street Monday night at 6:30.  Barker says an active meth lab was found in the bathroom of an apartment. The Sheriff says one wing of the complex was evacuated as a precaution while hazardous...

October 5, 2013 - 5:13pm
45 weeks 5 days ago

Early Saturday, law enforcement officials in Athens County acted on a tip and located an active meth lab which resulted in the arrest of two people.

According to Sheriff Patrick Kelly, the Narcotics Enforcement Team acted on information received in regards to an active meth lab located at 2725 Crabtree Road in Albany. Sheriff Kelly said the NET executed the search warrant just after midnight and arrested two adult males. Detective Jim Heater said there were two adult males,...

June 18, 2013 - 10:01pm
1 year 9 weeks ago

A search of a home in Perry County Tuesday results in the seizure of several mobile meth labs.

Detectives with the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force with assistance from the Perry County Sheriff's Office executed a search of a home located at 323 Mill Street in New Lexington and seized several "one pot" style meth labs from the property.

Information obtained from this search led officers to 1725 Township Road 128 in Junction City where another meth lab was...

May 10, 2013 - 5:07am
1 year 14 weeks ago

One Guernsey County resident is in custody the other at large in a case involving the illegal assembly or manufacturing of drugs.

The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office said 41-year-old Samantha Miller, of Byesville, is currently in custody in the Guernsey County jail in connection to the meth lab bust.

45-year-old Bruce Miller also of Byesville is currently at large and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the...

April 26, 2013 - 4:29am
1 year 16 weeks ago

The Perry County Sheriff’s Office says it busted a meth lab this week. Sheriff William Barker says it happened at 6665 Township Road 237 in Shawnee. Barker says detectives located an active meth lab inside a camper on the property along with other lab making material. One man was arrested and is currently being held at the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail on felony drug charges. His name is not being released until formal charges are filed

August 28, 2012 - 10:49pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

Three people are in custody after police bust a meth lab in Perry County

The Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force received a tip just after 6:30 that some people had purchased supplies to make methamphetamine.

Perry County Sheriff's Sergeant Pat Corder said authorities were able to track down a suspects' truck to 3530 Township Road 123 in Reading Township, just outside of Somerset.

"Our CODE Task Force responded to the tip, said Sergeant Corder.  "...

August 22, 2011 - 4:40pm
3 years 18 hours ago

A woman arrested during a drug bust in Zanesville where two young children were found has been sentenced.
 

29-year-old Tania Welch of Sandusky went before Muskingum County Common Pleas Court Judge Kelly Cottrill Monday where she received a three year prison term on charges of illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for manufacturing of methamphetamine and endangering children.
 

Back in May, Welch along with four other people were arrested after...

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