One arrested, one sought in meth lab discovery

      Gerald Nathan Thomas (provided)

      ORANGEBURG, S.C. (WCIV) - Orangeburg County Sheriff's officials say a man has been arrested and officers are looking for another after the discovery of a meth lab on Wednesday.

      Sheriff Leroy Ravenell says investigators detected a strong odor and observed items used to make meth.

      Officials say Gerald Nathan Thomas was at the residence and was taken into custody for outstanding warrants.{} Police say they found a zip lock bag containing a substance they believe to be meth.

      Shelly Thomas Faulling is wanted for cooking meth at the Alexis Road address, according to officials.

      Anyone with information about Faulling's whereabouts is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 803-534-3550 or Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIME-SC.