7/14/2014 10:47 AM
by Rebecca Turco
CALDWELL – Authorities arrested a
Lewisburg man after finding a methamphetamine lab in Greenbrier County.
William Thad Burns, 29, is charged
with operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug laboratory.
Deputies were called to the Caldwell
area on Saturday around 11:50 p.m., according to Chief Deputy Bruce Sloan with
the Sheriff’s Department. Sloan said during a
search of the residence and surrounding area, authorities found evidence that
someone had been making meth and several precursors to the "shake and
bake" manufacturing method.
Burns is in Southern Regional Jail in
connection to this incident.