8/5/2014 12:47 PM
by Rebecca Turco
MEADOW BRIDGE - Two Meadow Bridge men were
arrested after authorities found a methamphetamine lab across from the elementary
Ronnie Gibson, 46, and Caleb Amick,
30, are each charged with operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug
Officials with the State Police
Detachment in Rainelle told Newswatch that police received a tip that the two
were making meth at Amick's home across the street from Meadow Bridge
Elementary. When troopers searched the home on July 28, they reportedly found
items consistent with the "shake and bake" manufacturing method.
Amick posted bond and Gibson is in
Southern Regional Jail on $35,000 bond. Additional charges may be pending of
operating a drug lab within 500 feet of a school.