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These are some of the meth labs found on Airport and Foote roads Wednesday. | Courtesy of the Morgan County Sheriff's Department

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Meth lab dumpsite found near Hickory Heights

Published 5:53pm Wednesday, April 17, 2013

The Morgan County Drug Task Force is investigating two methamphetamine dumpsites found Wednesday on Airport and Foote roads near the Hickory Heights subdivision in southwest Hartselle.

Sheriff Ana Franklin said in a press release Wednesday that residents living in Hickory Heights reported a meth lab dump site approximately one-fourth of a mile from the entrance of the Hartselle-Morgan County Airport on Airport Road.

Agents located seven one-pot meth labs, eight HCL gas generators along with other waste used to produce methamphetamine. Two additional one-pot meth labs were discovered on Foote Road.

Both dumpsites locations were within one-half of a mile from each other.

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These are some of the meth labs found on Airport and Foote roads Wednesday. | Courtesy of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department
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This is some of the trash found at a meth lab dumpsite on Airport and Foote roads Wednesday. | Courtesy of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department
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These are some of the meth labs found on Airport and Foote roads Wednesday. | Courtesy of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department

 

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