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Meth Bust in Corning, Investigation Ongoing

CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Law enforcement took down an alleged meth lab this week at an apartment in the City of Corning.

On Wednesday evening, around 6 p.m., Corning Police said officers responded to apartment 109 at the Knoxville Apartments on West William Street. Police were checking out a report of a suspicious odor coming from the apartment.

Police issued a search warrant for the apartment. There they found Richard Eygabroat, James Carson, and a working methamphetamine lab inside.

James Carson was charged with;

  • Unlawful Manufacture Methamphetamine
  • Burglary
  • Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Obstructing Governmental Administration
  • Resisting Arrest

Richard Eygabroat was charged with;

  • Unlawful Manufacture of Methamphetamine

The investigation is continuing and additional arrests are possible


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