4/3/2014 9:40 AM
by Rebecca Turco
LEWISBURG - A Greenbrier County man was
arrested after State Police found a methamphetamine lab in his bedroom.
Gene Harris, 31, faces felony charges of operating or attempting to operate a
clandestine drug laboratory, purchasing or possession of a substance to
manufacture meth, and exposure of meth manufacturing to a child.
H. F. Blevins with the Lewisburg State Police Detachment said officers received
a tip Wednesday morning of a potential meth lab at Spruce Cove Apartments in
Lewisburg. Police spoke with Harris's sister, who is a tenant in one of the
units, which led them to find ingredients to make meth and remnants of where
Harris cooked the drug in his bedroom, according to Blevins.
is in Southern Regional Jail on $30,000 bond.