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Two arrested on Bean Mill Road on meth charges

Friday, September 28, 2012

Dyer County Sheriff's Inv. Stoney Hughes removed a number of items from the backyard that are commonly used to produce meth.
This house at 614 Bean Mill Road was quarantined after Dyer County Sheriff's deputies found items used in the production of meth inside and determined meth was made inside as well. Stephanie Childress and Joshua King were taken into custody and charged with promotion of methamphetamine manufacture as a result. They are both scheduled to appear in Dyer County General Sessions Court on Oct. 1.
Two suspects are being held in the Dyer County Jail in connection with numerous items related to the production of meth at a residence on Bean Mill Road.

Joshua King, 28, and Stephanie Childress, 33, both of 614 Bean Mill Road, Dyersburg, Tenn. were charged with promotion of methamphetamine manufacture and given a $6,000 bond after their appearance in Dyer County General Sessions Court.

Dyer County Sheriff's Sgt. Danny Petrie had received information from the Crockett County Sheriff's Department about a possible meth lab at 614 Bean Mill Road. Petrie drove by the residence and noticed several subjects standing outside. When he returned with Dep. Matthew Funderburk and Inv. Stoney Hughes they knocked on the door and after several minutes Childress appeared from inside the house. The officers noticed a strong chemical odor associated with the production of meth and Childress gave consent to search the residence. Hughes noticed the ground had been disturbed in the backyard. He noticed someone had dug one hole and another had been started. He began digging and reportedly found burned meth labs, several cans of ether, lithium battery hulls, aluminum foil, cold packs, and Sudafed blister packs. All of these are used in the production of methamphetamine.

Inside the house, officers found numerous items associated with the production of meth, as well as the remnants of a shake (meth) lab that had residue of it.

King was found a short time later away from the house and brought back to the location where he reportedly confessed to making meth inside the house. Childress and King were arrested and taken into custody for promotion of methamphetamine manufacture. Hughes and Dep. Chad Jackson donned haz-mat suits and removed the hazardous materials from the house, which were later disposed of by a Tennessee Meth Task Force unit. The house was also quarantined as a result of the materials being inside the house.

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Ho-Hum... Those areas of town has become a toxic waaste dump for the city...

-- Posted by DMASE on Fri, Sep 28, 2012, at 11:44 AM

with a smeller as good as our local cops, we should stop funding for k-9 dogs. save taxpayers lotta money!!lol!

-- Posted by closerlook on Sat, Sep 29, 2012, at 7:44 PM

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