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Three People Charged With Making Meth Near Three-Year-Old Child

Reported: May. 17, 2014 1:45 PM EDT
Updated: May. 17, 2014 7:33 PM EDT
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FLATWOODS, Ky. (Mamie Buoy) - Three people from Greenup County, Kentucky are behind bars accused of making meth in a home with a three-year-old child.

Deputies charged 37-year-old Gary Tackett, 36-year-Jodi Tackett and 37-year-old Jessica Anders with manufacturing meth and wanton endangerment.

Deputies say they were responding to a 911 hang up call at the Tackett's home on E.C. Drive in Flatwoods around 7:30 a.m. Saturday. When they got to the house, they say they found their three-year-old daughter within feet of a meth lab that had just been used a couple of hours before. They also found more ingredients used to cook the drug in the home and scattered throughout the rest of the property.

The Tackett's and Anders, who is the child's aunt, are all currently in the Greenup County Detention Center.



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