Volume 52, Number 27

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 2, 2015

Five meth labs found at Hook Ridge residence

Five meth labs found at Hook Ridge residencePickett County Sheriff's Department found five meth labs at a Hook Ridge residence on January 12.
After a lengthy investigation, a search warrant was obtained and officers found the meth labs along with drug paraphernalia.
John H. Beason, 41, of 7135 Hook Ridge Road, was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and five counts of Manufacture of Methamphetamine.
Tammy Bilbrey, 39, of Rickman was charged with Promotion of Manufacture of Methamphetamine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Schedule III with intent to resale.
Meth Task Force Officer Robert Slatton assisted the Pickett County Sheriff's Department to remove the meth labs.

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