PINK HILL, LENOIR COUNTY - Narcotics Detectives with the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office are currently on the scene of a suspected methamphetamine lab in Pink Hill.
Sheriff Chris Hill said in a news release the location is on Jonestown Road at about 10 a.m. Monday. Detectives responded to the scene this morning to follow up on information provided by a concerned citizen, Hill said. That citizen found a bottle with a milky substance inside.
Officials said narcotics detectives have located two suspected labs on the property. Items to make meth were found in a duffle bag underneath the home, as well as in a trunk of a vehcile, Hill said.
A suspect is in jail facing meth-related charges.
The State Bureau of Investigation is also investigating.