Sheriff’s deputies responded Sept. 10 to a call from a concerned citizen in the
New Home community. The resident had located a suspicious bag in the weeds near
their residence on New Home Road.
Mountain Drug Task Force was notified and when they arrived on the scene they
confirmed there were ingre-dients used to manu-facture metham-phetamine in the
investigation led the Task Force and Sheriff's deputies to 34 Tram Road.
After a search
warrant was obtained officers found more items used in the manufacturing of
methamphetamine inside the residence.
Allen Chapehart, Christopher Tyler Wright, and Tiffani Morgan were arrested and
charged with manufacturing methamphetamine.
investigation is ongoing and more charges may be filed.