Deputy finds 3 smoking meth with children in home

Deputy finds 3 smoking meth with children in home
Deputies from the Weakley County Sheriff’s Office arrested three after a warrant was issued at a residence.

DRESDEN, TN (KFVS) - Deputies from the Weakley County Sheriff’s Office arrested three after a warrant was issued at a residence.

According to the Weakley County Sheriff’s Office, deputies went to a residence on the 400 block of Taylor St. in Dresden for an arrest warrant for Wesley Hatchel.

Hatchel was found in the house along with a baggie of methamphetamine that he claimed was his.

On Thursday, Jan. 10, a deputy obtained a search warrant at the same house on Taylor St. to look for more methamphetamine.

The deputy found 3 people in the home smoking meth and there was also 3 children in the home.

Wesley Hatchel, age 40, of Dresden was charged with possession of sch 2 methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Brandy McClure, age 38, of Dresden was charged with possession of sch 2 meth, promotion of meth manufacture, possession of drug paraphernalia and aggravated child abuse and neglect under Haley’s Law.

Robert McGraw, age 33, of Martin TN. was charged with simple possession of sch 2 meth, possession of drug paraphernalia and aggravated child abuse and neglect under Haley’s Law.

33-year-old Jennifer Deanne Oliver of Dresden ate a bag of meth as officers were entering the house and she was taken by ambulance to a Martin area hospital.

She will face charges at a later date.

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