Two arrested in meth bust; investigators say they were trying to burn the evidence

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Investigators were able to arrest two people in a drug bust just in the nick of time.

Morgan County Investigators say they two men were trying to burn the evidence prior to their arrest late Wednesday night.

Officers acted on a warrant they had for a location east of Hartselle.

Two people were arrested at 72 Lockhart Road around 11:30 p.m.

Investigators say they found Charles Key and Clifton Goodwin coming out of the back of a building.

Burn Pile

Drug agents say they found a meth lab, liquid meth and a burn pile.

Authorities say the burn pile is an indication Key and Goodwin were trying to destroy evidence.

Both are charged with manufacturing meth, trafficking in meth, and felony drug possession.

There bond is set at $500,000 each.