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Largest meth bust in Jasper County
JASPER COUNTY - Jasper County deputies are investigating what the sheriff is calling the largest methamphetamine bust he can remember.
Early this morning deputies seized ten ounces of meth worth about $20,000 as well as other drugs and more than 20 guns from a home on County Road 786 between Buna and Evadale.
Sheriff Mitchel Newman says investigators took a man and woman into custody.
Deputies found not only meth but ecstasy, hydrocodone, steroids, and marijuana. .
They also discovered a number of stolen items at the home including air conditioners and air compressors.