Delaware County Authorities Bust ‘Shake And Bake' Meth Lab

Saturday, February 19th 2011, 4:02 pm
By: News On 6

JAY, Oklahoma -- Delaware County authorities are still looking for suspects in a $30,000 meth lab operation near Jay.

Delaware County Sheriff deputies discovered the lab Thursday after receiving a tip that someone was in the process of cooking meth.

Deputies say they recovered 82 plastic bottles filled with contents consistent with the "shake and bake" method of cooking meth.

Authorities also found meth, syringes, bags, scales and firearms with an estimated value of approximately $30,000.

Deputies say they have identified the suspects but have not made any arrests.

The suspects may face charges in Cherokee Nation Tribal Court and felony charges in Delaware County District Court.