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.