Six charged after police check house

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Meth lab suspected

By Cindy Simpson

Six people were arrested on drug charges after Rockwood Police went to a house at 5542 Roane State Hwy.

“We got information there was a (meth) lab there,” said Rockwood Police Chief Danny Wright.

Officer Brandon Smith, with assistance from Sgt. Jason Haliburton and officers Rick Thomas and Kendal Mitchell, went to the house where they discovered what they believed to be lab components of a one-pot method of making methamphetamine.

Roane County Sheriff Office deputies John Mayes and Mark Steinmann responded as meth lab technicians to help dispose of the material.

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