West Frankfort, IL pair facing meth charges - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

West Frankfort, IL pair facing meth charges

WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) -

A man and woman from West Frankfort, Illinois are facing meth charges after police say they found an active meth lab at a home on W. Lidell Street.

Jeremy A. Breckenridge, 32, and Amie D. Wilson, 23, were both charged with unlawful possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials, unlawful possession of methamphetamine-more than 400 grams but less than 900 grams and unlawful participation in methamphetamine production.

According to the West Frankfort Police Department, on Nov. 18 around 7:09 p.m. they received a call about unknown individuals going in and out of an abandoned home on W. Lidell Street.

When police arrived, they say they found Breckenridge and Wilson hiding.

Police say they also found an active meth lab.

Breckenridge and Wilson were arrested without incident and taken to the West Frankfort Police Department. They were then taken to the Franklin County Jail.

According to police, the ISP Meth Team was called to the scene where they took photographs, collected evidence and dismantled the meth lab.

Copyright 2014 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Man drowns in Lake Wappapello has been identified

    Man drowns in Lake Wappapello has been identified

    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:09:33 GMT
    MSHP is assisting in searching for a person who did not resurface. (Source: KFVS)MSHP is assisting in searching for a person who did not resurface. (Source: KFVS)

    A search is underway for a missing swimmer at Lake Wappapello.

    A search is underway for a missing swimmer at Lake Wappapello.

  • Opening Minds through Art program for those with neurocognitive disorders

    Opening Minds through Art program for those with neurocognitive disorders

    Sunday, July 22 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-07-23 02:40:20 GMT
    (Source: SSM Health)(Source: SSM Health)
    (Source: SSM Health)(Source: SSM Health)

    SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon is collaborating with Cedarhurst Center for Arts to conduct the "Opening Minds through Art" program for those living with neurocognitive disorders. The program will meet Wednesday mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Sept. 26 at the Shrode Art Center at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android The eight-week program is accepting volunteers, which do...

    SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon is collaborating with Cedarhurst Center for Arts to conduct the "Opening Minds through Art" program for those living with neurocognitive disorders. The program will meet Wednesday mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Sept. 26 at the Shrode Art Center at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android The eight-week program is accepting volunteers, which do...

  • Southeastern Illinois College holds first Career Exploration Camp

    Southeastern Illinois College holds first Career Exploration Camp

    Sunday, July 22 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-07-23 01:54:17 GMT
    source: Raycom Mediasource: Raycom Media
    source: Raycom Mediasource: Raycom Media

    This summer, middle-school students have the opportunity to begin exploring various career options available in the world.

    This summer, middle-school students have the opportunity to begin exploring various career options available in the world.

Powered by Frankly