Authorities: Largest meth dump site in southwest Virginia history discovered


An investigation in Wise County has led to the discovery of the largest meth lab dump site in southwest Virginia's history, according to authorities.

According to Pound Police Chief Tony Baker, 186 meth labs bottles had been dumped over an embankment on Old Mill Village Road in Pound. The discovery was made around 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Authorities from Pound, Dickenson County, and Wise County all responded. Virginia State Police also responded along with Hazmat teams from the Drug Task Force.

A criminal investigation remains ongoing, and if you have any information, you're asked to call Pound police at 276-298-7020.

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