Deputies: Parents, woman charged in Landrum meth lab
From left: Brook Blue, Ricci Allen, and Kathleen Gerich. (Greenville County Sheriff's Office)
Deputies say a drug lab was found in this Landrum home. (Sept. 21, 2011/FOX Carolina)
LANDRUM, SC (FOX Carolina) -
Greenville County deputies said they investigated a methamphetamine lab that was found in a Landrum home on Wednesday.
Deputies said they were called to 106 Turner Barton Road after a worker from the Department of Social Services who said there were children in the home and that a drug lab may be inside.
Investigators said that when they arrived they found a 6-month-old child inside and the remnants of a methamphetamine lab.
Deputies said Kathleen Gerich, 18, of 2666 Mt. Lebanon Church Road in Campobello, Brook Blue, 26, and Ricci Allen, 28, of 106 Turner Barton Road in Landrum, were charged with Manufacture of Methamphetamine.
Allen and Blue, the parents of the baby, were also charged with Unlawful Manufacture of Meth in the Presence of a Minor Child and Unlawful Neglect of a Child.
Gerich is in jail on a $20,000 bond. Blue and Allen are in jail on a $45,000 bond each.
The child was checked out by EMS and turned over to a family member.
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