Methamphetamine Manufacture Alleged

  The Sheriff’s Office yesterday made another arrest for alleged methamphetamine involvement, citing evidence from yesterday.

32-year-old Brandon Lee Bailey of 112 Douglas Street, Laurens was charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Illegal Disposal of Meth, and Possession of Methamphetamine. Lt. Marlon Higgenbotham states that on December 5th Brandon Lee Bailey had in his possession items used in the manufacture of methamphetamines and that he disposed of methamphetamine waste without authority to do so. Lt. Higgenbotham further alleges that Bailey was in possession of less than one gram of methamphetamine yesterday. 

Cash or Surety Bonds were set yesterday totaling $45,000 on the three charges. Brandon Bailey remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.