Carolyn Fleegle

Zanesville Man Sentenced in Linn Street Meth Bust

by Carolyn Fleegle on August 8, 2011 at 4:25 am

A local man charged in connection with an active meth lab bust in Zanesville is sentenced in court Monday.

24-year-old Josh Nelson appeared before Muskingum County Common Pleas Court Judge Kelly Cottrill where he was sentenced to 2 years in prison on charges of attempted illegal or possession of chemicals for manufacturing of methamphetamine and child endangering.

Nelson was arrested along with four other people on May 4th after authorities discovered an active  meth lab at 343 Linn Street.

Two children were also found living inside the home.