Meth lab bust in Mulga leads to 4 arrests
Four people are in the Jefferson County Jail after a methamphetamine bust in Mulga. After a six-week investigation, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit executed a search warrant at a home in the 4400 block of Middle Street, Wednesday afternoon.Deputies entered the home and found an active meth lab. They also found evidence of two previous meth labs in a garbage. Deputies evacuated the home, dismantled the meth lab and seized methamphetamine.
Authorities arrested 40-year-old David Fitzgerald of Mulga. He's charged with Unlawful Manufacture and Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. His bond totals $80,000.
41-year-old Tina Fitzgerald of Mulga was arrested and charged with Unlawful Manufacture of a Controlled Substance. Her bond is $75,000.
35-year-old Joseph Jeffers of Adamsville was arrested and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. His bond is set at $10,000.
Deputies also arrested 35-year-old Horace Stokes of Mulga. He's charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. Stokes also has three outstanding warrants for failure to appear in court. He is in the Jefferson County Jail with no bond.