- Written by Steve Frank
Saturday evening, January 11th, Officers with the Avery County Sheriffs Office went to Brooks Shell Rd in Elk Park looking for 18 year old Aamon Nathan Webb in reference to an outstanding Felony Probation Violation. On arrival, the release said Officers located 41 year old Freddie Bare of Brooks Shell Rd. and 19-year old Michael Arnett of Beech Mountain Rd.and also found items known to be consistent with a methamphetamine lab at the residence. Webb was later located at that home and was arrested on the outstanding Probation Violation without incident, while Arnett and Bare were both charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine. The release said Bare was placed in the Avery County Jail under a $100,000.00 bond, Arnett jailed under a $101,000.00 bond. Webb was set a bond of $8,000. A fourth male found there is still being investigated with charges expected after a complete investigation.