St. Albans man charged in meth lab operation

By Staff reports


Kanawha sheriff’s deputies arrested a St. Albans man after allegedly finding a methephetamine lab on Monday.

Stephen Gregory Skaggs, 27, was charged with operating a clandestine lab, according to a news release issued by Kanawha County Sheriff’s Cpl. Brian Humphreys.

Deputies uncovered a meth lab that Skaggs allegedly operated in a house on Fairview Acres, near South Charleston. Deputies also found ingredients used in a “shake and bake” meth lab, according to the release. Skaggs was being held Monday in South Central Regional Jail in lieu of a $5,000 bail.

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