One Arrested in Suspected Franklin Co. Meth Lab

Robert Eli Bernard, Jr.

Rocky Mount, VA - A suspected meth labwas reportedly found by the Franklin County sheriff's office Sunday.

Robert Eli Bernard, Jr., 27, of RockyMount is charged with intending to sell meth and child abuse and neglect, amongother things.

Investigatorssay they raided a suspected lab on Edgemont Street around 5 a.m.

Deputieswere going off reports of suspicious activity and got a search warrant for ahouse on the street.

Investigatorssay they found suspected meth, manufacturing equipment and other chemicals.