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Prestonsburg police bust apartment meth lab, arrest four

Four people have been arrested and are now behind bars, facing accusations of running a meth lab in a local housing community.

Prestonsburg Police report they received a call regarding a strong odor coming from an apartment in the Green Akers Apartment Complex. Upon searching the apartment, the police found several meth precursors and several narcotics.

The suspects' names are Harry McCoy, Douglas Blackburn, Ronald Wicker, and Laura Tackett. Police quickly decontaminated the apartment and say no other nearby apartments are in danger.

All four suspects are being charged with possesion of meth and meth precursors.

Filed under: Floyd Co. | Arrests | Police investigate | Drugs


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