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Latest news: 11-6-2009

Up-close look at 'The War on Meth'

For the past week, we've been sharing stories about people using, making and selling meth. And conversely, the people who fight every day to stop them. Read or watch the six-part series.

Part 1: Effects of Meth
Part 2: Road to Recovery
Part 3: Law Enforcement
Part 4: Law Enforcement
Part 5: The Cost of Meth
Part 6: The Cost of Meth


Children removed from home with meth lab 

Laurens, SC - A Fountain Inn couple is accused of cooking methamphetamine around their children.

Randall and Tracy King were charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of drugs and improperly disposing of chemicals on Thursday.

Deputies said that they received a tip about the drug activity at the couple's home on Meadowland Drive. They said that they found materials inside the home consistent with making the drug. They said the same type of materials were also found in a building outside the home.

The Kings' children were placed in the custody of the Department of Social Services.

Investigators said that the couple could also be charged with child endangerment.


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