THE BELMONT County Drug Task Force arrested Ricky Runner, Jr. of 60711 Ohio St., in Martins Ferry for operating a meth lab.
The drug bust took place Friday afternoon. According to Drug Task Force Commander John McFarland, this arrest was a result of an investigation conducted by the drug task force.
"The agents of the drug task force did a great job with this investigation that resulted in an arrest. The Martins Ferry Police Department was a huge help in this as well," McFarland said. "As always, I urge citizens to please contact me or your local police department if you know or suspect any sort of drug activity in your neighborhood."
Photo provided A BELMONT County Drug Task Force agent collects evidence from the mobile home that was used as a meth lab.
Runner was transported to the Belmont County Jail.