Already jailed suspect gets meth charges tacked on after agents search home

Jon Edward Sumler (provided)

ST. STEPHEN, S.C. (WCIV) -- A search warrant led Berkeley County Drug Enforcement agents to several "components" used to make meth.

According to Dan Moon with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office, the search was conducted in a St. Stephen home on Dec. 23.

Moon said some of the itemsfound included Sudafed pill containers, Coleman fuel, coffee filters, salt and multipleplastic jugs with various liquids and solids.

Jon Edward Sumler was already being held at the Hill-Finklea Detention Center on other chargeswhen warrants for additional charges of attempt to manufacture methamphetamineand four counts of exposing a child to methamphetamine were served. {}{}