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House fire leads to meth lab discovery

FACEVILLE, GA (WALB) -

By LeiLani Golden - bio | email

FACEVILLE, GA (WALB) – Two people are in jail after a house fire led to the discovery a meth lab.

Cheryl Dewick and William Cook say they were cooking hamburgers Thursday night when the grease caught fire.

The Faceville volunteer fire department put out the flames at 181 Neal Street.

But Decatur County Sheriff's deputies noticed remnants of items used to make meth.

They arrested Dewick and Cook for manufacturing methamphetamine.

Authorities say they've investigated several past drug complaints at the at address.

 

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