Meth Lab Bust in Jellico

Jellico (WVLT) - One person is in custody after a meth lab bust in a hardware store parking lot in Jellico.

Jellico police tell us an off duty officer shopping at Buck's Hardware on North Main Street spotted a suspicious man checking out chemicals in the store.

The officer called for a detective, who police say found meth making materials in that person's pick up truck.

Police tell us the suspect has warrants on him out of South Carolina and Knox County.

His name hasn't been released yet.


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