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Child found in Johnston County meth lab bust

Posted November 12, 2014 5:40 p.m. EST
Updated November 13, 2014 1:43 p.m. EST

Van Buren Killette, 31, and Jennifer Renee Wyand, 34

— An 8-year-old child was found in a home Wednesday afternoon that investigators say is an active meth lab.

Johnston County Sheriff's Office deputies were at a residence on Thistle Drive to execute a search warrant when they discovered the lab, authorities said.

Three people – Van Buren Killette, 31, and Jennifer Renee Wyand, 34, and Leslie E. House, 51, – were charged with manufacture of methamphetamine and were being held without bond.