Deputies seize meth lab, 3 arrests made

Meth lab seized in Lexington County.

Lexington County deputies have two men and one woman in custody for operating a methamphetamine laboratory near Pelion.

Lexington County narcotics officers arrested 30 year-old Jonathan Shealy, 23 year-old Tiffany Weaver, and 21 Kenneth Moore Sunday near a home at 238 Minne Fallaw Road.

According to Sherrif James R. Metts, deputies Deputies detected a strong chemical odor of anhydrous ammonia that they recognized as a sign that a clandestine methamphetamine laboratory was being operated at the back of the home.

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