Area woman jailed after meth lab bust


Web Editor - Jay Marchmon

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Ill - A Johnston City, Illinois woman is charged with two class x felonies after police say they found a meth lab in her garage.

Johnston City police say they found the lab and 161 grams of meth last night at the home of 34 year old Heather Ashmore.

The house is at 400 West 9th street, near the downtown area and several business.

Ashmore will make a court appearance in Williamson County this afternoon.