WNRR Augusta – (ACSO Press Release)
Aiken, SC. , June 3 – When deputies of the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office responded Monday night to a reported vandalism at a home in Jackson , they smelled a strong odor of chemicals.
Jimmy D. Ham, 43, 67 Musterfield Road , Jackson , South Carolina , is charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
ACSO narcotics investigators served a search warrant at the home, where they found equipment and chemicals used to make methamphetamine in a storage building near the home. Investigators arrested Ham and seized an amount of methamphetamine when he arrived at the house during the search.
The subject is being held at the . This brings the total number of methamphetamine labs found this year in Aiken County to 14.