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Two arrested in Bossier City meth lab bust

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Photo by: KTBS 3 News Erin Buchanan Photo by: KTBS 3 News Erin Buchanan
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Matthew West (source: Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office) Matthew West (source: Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office)
Brenda Brown (source: Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office) Brenda Brown (source: Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office)
BOSSIER CITY, La. (KTBS) -

Two Bossier City residents are in custody following a meth lab bust.

It happened Thursday afternoon at the Parkland Villa Apartments in the 3100 block of Shed Road in Bossier City.

Bossier City authorities confirmed to KTBS 3 News that a meth lab was in operation inside one of the apartments. Joint Narcotics Task Force was executing a search warrant at one of the apartments when authorities found the components of a methamphetamine lab. 

As a result of their findings, Brenda Brown, 39 and Matthew West, 26, were both taken into custody. Brown was charged with manufacture of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. West was charged with manufacture of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. 

Authorities say that a further search of the apartment could lead to more charges. 

Stay with KTBS 3 News for updates as information becomes available.

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