Meth lab busted in Blackstone
Multiple law enforcement agencies took down an illegal methamphetamine-manufacturing lab in Blackstone, in located in nearby Nottoway County, last weekend. One subject has been arrested in connection with the incident.
Authorities became aware of the possible meth lab after first visiting the residence located on Falls St in reference to a welfare check.
During the check, police noticed what appeared to be evidence of illegal drug manufacturing.
Authorities obtained a search warrant and returned to the residence.
Following a search of the property, in which evidence was recovered, authorities arrested Guy Leon Anthony III, 29, of Blackstone. He was charged with one count of possession of a controlled substance. Additional charges are expected, as the investigation is ongoing.
Anthony was remanded to Piedmont Regional Jail with no bond.