METH LAB BUST ON OLD EDMONTON ROAD YESTERDAY PDF Print
Friday, 24 May 2013 09:45

Yesterday at approximately 9:40 am, members of the Barren-Edmonson Drug Task Force, Probation and Parole, and the Barren County Sheriff’s Department went to 1275 Old Edmonton Rd on a drug complaint. Officers made contact with 47-year-old Jeff Perkins of Glasgow. Officers noticed a strong chemical odor coming from the residence upon entry and everyone was evacuated from the residence. Mr. Perkins gave consent to search the residence. Officers discovered seven shake and bake methamphetamine labs and three HCL generators. According to the evidence, Mr. Perkins was in the middle of a methamphetamine cook when officers arrived. Numerous chemicals and equipment used to manufacture meth was found inside of the residence. Mr. Perkins was arrested and charged with Manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance 1st degree, and parole violation and was lodged in the Barren County Jail. A Notice of Meth Contamination was placed on the residence.

 

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