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Five arrested during Valentine's Day meth lab bust

Amanda Walden. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office Amanda Walden. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office
Anthony Harless. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office Anthony Harless. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office
Bradley Wright. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office Bradley Wright. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office
Tammy Eastridge. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office Tammy Eastridge. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office
William Eastridge. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office William Eastridge. Courtesy: Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office
ABINGDON, Va. -

Washington County, Virginia Sheriff's Deputies have charged five people with 21 felony charges after a methamphetamine lab bust.

Sheriff Fred Newman said his deputies executed a search warrant at an apartment on Brumley Gap Road in Abingdon, during the early morning hours of February 14.

According to the sheriff, the search uncovered a small amount of methamphetamine and meth making components. Three "one-pot" meth labs were also discovered in the search.

Below are the charges listed in the Sheriff's Office press release:

Anthony Harless, age 35, of 37372 Widener Valley Road, Glade Spring, Virginia, was charged with three counts of manufacturing methamphetamine, one count of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine and possession of a Schedule I or II drug, believed to be methamphetamine. Harless is being held without bond in the Southwest Virginia Regional Jail in Abingdon.

Bradley Wright, age 30, of 6085 Hayters Gap Road, Saltville, VA 24370, Virginia, was charged with three counts of manufacturing methamphetamine and one count of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine. Wright was released on a $10,000 secured bond.

William Eastridge, age 30, of 28651 Poor Valley Road, Saltville, VA, was charged with three counts of manufacturing methamphetamine and one count of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine. Eastridge was released on a $5,000 bond.

Tammy Eastridge, age 22, of 28651 Poor Valley Road, Saltville, VA, was charged with three counts of manufacturing methamphetamine and one count of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine. Eastridge was released on a $6,000 bond.

Amanda Walden, age 29, 6085 Hayters Gap Road, Saltville, VA, was charged with three counts of manufacturing methamphetamine and one count of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine. Walden was released on a $5,000 bond.

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