3 Arrrested After Meth Lab Found In Catoosa County

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

According to Sheriff Gary Sisk, Catoosa County Sheriff’s deputies located a methamphetamine lab at 1168 North Beaumont Road, Ringgold. 

Deputies were in the area attempting to serve criminal warrants when they located an active “one-pot” method methamphetamine lab.  Upon further searching, the deputies located four additional discarded “one-pot” methamphetamine labs, marijuana, methamphetamine, altered ephedrine and a stolen firearm.  All of the methamphetamine labs were dismantled and removed from the scene.

Deputies made the following arrests:

Kevin Michael Brock, 30, 1168 Beaumont Road, Ringgold

Charges: trafficking in methamphetamine, manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of altered ephedrine, possession of marijuana, possession of tools for the commission of a crime and theft by receiving atolen property.

Cynthia Annette Hackett, 30, 4054 East Freedom Road Circle, Ooltewah

Charges: trafficking in methamphetamine, manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of altered ephedrine, possession of marijuana, possession of tools for the commission of a crime, and theft by receiving stolen property.

Brandy Nicole Burnette, 28, Ardis Loop, Ringgold

Charges: possession of methamphetamine and possession of marijuana

All three are being held at the Catoosa County Detention Center where they are awaiting a first appearance hearing. 


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