CALABASH, NC (WECT) - One man is in jail and more arrests are expected in a meth lab bust in Brunswick County.
An informant lead detectives to arrest 23-year-old Robert Lee Moss, II at a home on Wilson Avenue in Calabash shortly before 4:00 Wednesday afternoon.
Detectives say they received several complaints from the community and within just 3 days they were able to make an arrest.
Investigators with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office and the SBI searched Moss' house and found evidence of a meth lab and marijuana inside.
Moss was charged with:
- one count of manufacturing methamphetamine
- one count of possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver methamphetamine
- one count of maintaining a dwelling
A company contracted by the state started removing the hazardous chemicals around 8:00 p.m.
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says the neighborhood is completely safe.