- Thursday April 4th, 2013 :: 03:45 p.m. EDT
LCSO arrested one and looking for another subject on Manufacturing Meth charges.
On April 03, 2013 the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office went to the location of 100 Clinton Manor Drive Apartment 2E, Clinton, South Carolina in the County of Laurens in reference to a follow up investigation. Through the investigation numerous items used in the manufacturing of Methamphetamine were located. Investigators also located a child in the residence where the Methamphetamine was being manufactured. Investigators also located narcotics inside this residence. One suspect was arrested on scene, and another is being sought by the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office. Twenty-seven year old Jessica Smith was taken into custody on scene. Forty-eight year old Judith Knight Smith of 3302 Warrior Creek Church Road, Gray Court is being sought in connection with this case. Both suspects are being charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Manufacturing Methamphetamine in the Presence of a Child, Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine Waste, and Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine. Jessica Smith was taken into custody and transported to the Johnson Detention Center to await a bond hearing for the alleged charges. Any information of the whereabouts of Judith Knight Smith please contact the Laurens County Sheriff's Office at 864-984-4967.
Laurens County Sheriff's Office
216 West Main Street
Laurens, SC 29360