While in the process of executing a search warrant at Harts, Logan County Sheriff Deputies, along with the West Virginia State Police, not only found evidence of a meth lab, but they also located a missing teenage female on Wed., Feb. 26.
According to the complaint, officers executed the search at a residence on Smokehouse Road where they located ingredients used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine inside the trailer, but also meth lab items were found under the trailer in a duffle bag.
Charged with operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug lab were Jarred Marshall Kinser, age 27, John Arthur Kinser, age 26, and Richard Lee Kinser, age 24.
Bail for John and Richard Kinser was set at $75,000.
Jarred Kinser was also charged with kidnap/conceal child and sexual abuse 3rd degree due to the fact that a 14-year-old female was found in his bedroom. The female, who had been reported missing from Cabell County, claimed to be Jarred’s girlfriend and stated that the two had engaged in sexual relations the day before. Jarred Kinser’s bail was set at $150,000, full cash only.
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