Cumberland Times-News

September 25, 2013

Preston County man jailed in meth case - 09/26


Cumberland Times-News

— AURORA, W.Va. — Discovery of a methamphetamine lab Wednesday in Aurora led to the arrest of 18-year-old Jeremy Clinton Watson, according to the Preston County Sheriff’s Office.

Watson was charged with operation of a clandestine methamphetamine laboratory and possession of methamphetamine precursors before he was jailed at the Tygart Valley Regional Jail on $150,000 bond.

A preliminary hearing for Watson has been scheduled for Oct. 4.

The arrest was made following an investigation by the sheriff’s office and execution of a search warrant at a residence in Aurora, police said.