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Taylor County Authorities Discover Meth Lab In Flemington

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FLEMINGTON -

The Tygart Valley Drug and Violent Crime Unit discovered a meth lab after executing a search warrant in Flemington on Monday.

Sheriff Terring Skinner said the unit confiscated 11 previously used meth labs, a large number of precursors for manufacture, and a revolver at the residence of Jake Boyles.

Boyles was immediately arrested.

"This is the second meth lab we have taken down in the past week," Sheriff Skinner said.

The DHHR has posted a no habitation/trespassing sign on the property, according to Sheriff Skinner.

Boyles will not be allowed back inside until the contamination is removed.

Sheriff Skinner said William Parks, 23, was assisting in the manufacturing of methamphetamine and is on the run.

If you have any idea about his whereabouts, contact the Taylor County Sheriff's Department at 304- 265-3428 or call the 24-hour hotline at 304-265-2524.

The Tygart Valley Drug and Violent Crime Unit is made up of the Grafton Police, Taylor County Sheriff's Department, and Taylor County Prosecutors Office.