Updated Fri, Sep 27, 2013 11:58 am
A Circleville man is in jail after he allegedly fled from deputies in a vehicle containing a mobile methamphetamine lab.
The Logan Daily reports that 51-year-old Duane Valentine was arrested in Fairfield County on Tuesday after fleeing from Hocking County.
Valentine admitted to having an active one-pot-meth-manufacturing vessel inside his vehicle.
The Fairfield-Hocking Major Crimes Unit allegedly found chemicals, scales and meth inside the vehicle.
Valentine faces illegal manufacturing of drugs and illegal assembly of chemicals for manufacturing of drugs charges, a second and third degree felony respectively.
The man also has a pending possession charge.
He was transported to the Fairfield County Jail.