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      Two men in custody, face meth lab related charges

      A stolen water investigation lead Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's deputies to a burning house and the remains of what was believed to be a meth lab.{}41 year old Johnny Truman Brown and 29 year old Timothy David Jones are facing charges of manufacturing a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

      Brown also faces criminal tampering and criminal trespass charges. He also has warrants stemming from theft of water from a nearby well.

      Jones faces charges of possession of marijuana.

      Both men could face more.

      Deputies say the Peterson Water Department had reported water being stolen at a house on the 11 thousand block of Recreation Area Road. When they went to see about it, they found Tuscaloosa firefighters fighting a fire at the house.

      Two dogs were at the house. Tuscaloosa County Animal Control took them.