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Two Men Arrested In Simpsonville Meth Lab Bust

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Two men are were arrested after police officers and sheriff's deputies raided a home with a meth lab inside.

Simpsonville Police officers and Greenville County Sheriff's deputies served a warrant at a home at 1208 East Yellow Wood Drive in Simpsonville on Tuesday. When deputies went inside the residence to search, one of the men, identified as James William Thompson III, was not present.

According to a Simpsonville Police Department spokesman, other suspects at the residence stated that Thompson was at a home at 603 South Street in Simpsonville. Once investigators arrived at the home, the owner of the home, identified as Johnny Walter Parker, gave officers permission to look for Thompson inside, and Thompson was found and placed under arrest.

A meth lab was discovered inside the residence. The lab was dismantled and hazardous waste was removed.

Thompson, 32, was charged with two counts of manufacturing meth and is currently being held at the Greenville County Detention Center on $10,000 bond. Parker was charged with manufacturing meth and is also being held at the Greenville County Detention Center on $5,000 bond.

 

 

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