A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect into Wednesday due repeated rainfall. A Flood Watch is in effect for our area until 7 AM Wednesday. Where there are more pauses in the rain, totals will be closer to 2 inches but some will receive at least 4 inches of rainfall total. Creeks and streams run high and areas with poor runoff could face flooding problems. Busy commute hours could face more slowdowns, with fog and standing water on roads as well.
Sevier County (WVLT) - Sevier County authorities say they found a six year old child inside a rental cabin where they dismantled a working meth lab.
Authorities say a patrolman answering a call in that area noticed signs of a meth lab and called for a meth lab response team.
Authorities arrested 29-year-old Jerry Shane Webster of Sevierville and 23-year-old Tara Alisha Rose of Knoxville.
A six year old child they found in the cabin is now in the Department of Children's Services custody.
Webster and Rose are facing child abuse and neglect charges, along with other meth related charges.