Two arrested during meth lab discovery in Hueytown

HUEYTOWN, AL (WBRC) – The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is reporting that two people have been arrested after deputies uncovered a meth lab in Hueytown.

According to the sheriff's office, narcotics deputies responded to a report of an active meth lab at lot 431 in Saddle Ridge Estates.

32-year-old Matthew Brown and 33-year-old Karen Barnes were at the site along with an active meth cook. Both were charged with Unlawful Manufacture of a Controlled Substance. Brown also had a warrant on him for Theft of a Motor Vehicle.

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