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Sheriff’s Office responds to situations

November 27, 2013

MEIGS COUNTY — The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office along with the Franklin County Bomb Squad were at a residence on Ohio 681 near Alfred on Friday afternoon.


Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood said a woman found dynamite and other material belonging to her late husband which needed to be disposed of.


Sheriff Wood stated that the road was closed, but that there was not a bomb threat at any time.


The Sheriff’s Office also responded to a meth lab situation earlier in the week.


A methamphetamine lab was located in a backpack along Vance Road. The lab was neutralized.


There have been no arrests in the case.