Jan 31, 2023

Phillips Co. man arrested on suspicion of multiple drug offenses

Posted Jan 31, 2023 7:48 PM
Lamb / Phillips County photo
Lamb / Phillips County photo

Phillips County Sheriff's Office

On Monday, an arrest was made in connection to a search warrant executed on July 16, 2022, in the 800 block of Third Avenue West in Glade.

During the execution of the search warrant, items were located that indicated they may be components of a methamphetamine lab. Kansas Bureau of Investigation Clandestine Laboratory Response Team responded and collected the items of concern. Those items were transported to the KBI for analysis which revealed they were, as suspected, meth lab components.

On Monday, deputies served an arrest warrant on Jimmie C. Lamb, 40, Glade, and took him into custody without incident.

Lambwas arrested on suspicion of unlawful manufacture of a controlled substance, possession of precursors, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Lamb being lodged in the Phillips County jail with a $250,000 bond. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.