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Meth lab discovered in Sissonville; 2 suspects arrested

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UPDATE:

A second suspect in a Kanawha County meth bust was arrested yesterday.  Shane Steven Thaxton, was arrested on several charges.

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Kanawha County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a suspect in a meth lab bust. Deputies have already arrested one person in connection to the discovery on Tuesday evening.

It happened in the Pine Valley Trailer Park in Sissonville. Deputies said they got a tip about a meth lab. Jamie Lee Harmon was arrested and charged with attempting to operate a meth lab. He was arraigned and bond was set at $25,000.

The other resident, Shane Steven Thaxton, was on home confinement in Kanawha County for a previous conviction for attempting to operate a meth lab. Thaxton wasn't at the home when deputies searched the house. A warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Additional charges may follow. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Shane Thaxton is asked to call 304-357-0169.