Tag Archive: drugs

Jul 30 2013

Sheriff’s Office Discovers Outdoor Meth Lab in Clinchport

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office in cooperation with the Southwest Virginia Drug Task Force uncovered an active methamphetamine lab operation in a wooded location above Clinchport. Scott County Sheriff John Puckett reported that two persons were arrested early Thursday afternoon after law enforcement authorities discovered the “lab” in a remote location off of Mustang Street …

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Jan 31 2013

Local Residents Plead Guilty to Federal Drug Distribution Conspiracy

Four Gate City residents and five residents of Northeast Tennessee pled guilty to federal drug distribution charges in U.S. District Court on Monday. United States Attorney Timothy J. Heaphy announced Tuesday that nine residents of Virginia and Tennessee entered guilty pleas in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia in Abingdon …

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