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Four charged after police find active meth lab

Published On: Jan 07 2013 04:50:55 PM CST
01-07-12_Nathaniel James Effler

Unicoi County Sheriff's Office

Nathaniel James Effler was charged with drug offenses on January 7, 2013.

ERWIN, Tenn. -

Unicoi sheriff's deputies discovered a meth lab in Erwin; now the home has been quarantined and four people were arrested.

Authorities say they discovered the active lab while doing a welfare check at a home on Blankenship Lane on Saturday.

When police got there they say they found a ruptured lab, along with other chemicals used in the manufacturing process.

Two residents, 23-year-old Nathaniel Effler and 19-year-old Marina Guyer are now facing drug charges, along with 36-year-old Misty Potter and 20-year-old Cody Roberts, also of Erwin. Click here to view mugshots in this case