Meth Bust Lands Two In Jail, One Man Still Wanted

Police say a tip from some neighbors lead them to a meth lab in Orange Grove.

Monday night a sheriff's deputy noticed a strong chemical smell when he drove past the residence on Old Highway 49. A few minutes later, several people ran out of the home.

Deputies say when they searched the house, they found an active meth lab inside.

Facing various meth related charges are 37-year-old Shelcy Cottrell and 40-year-old John Cottrell.

Officers say 32-year-old David Waldo managed to run away. He is also wanted on meth related charges.

Police say there were four juveniles inside the home. All are in the custody of the Department of Human Services.