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Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office

Three people were arrested after investigators searched a home in Roebuck and found what appeared to be a methamphetamine lab.

Penny Leigh Pilgrim, 34, and Jonathan Lee Burnett, 36, both of 155 Peake Road, Roebuck, were charged Tuesday with possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime and trafficking methamphetamine, according to arrest warrants.

Pilgrim was also charged with possession of a controlled substance (hydrocodone), a warrant states.

According to an incident report, investigators went to the home after receiving a complaint about methamphetamine being made there. Burnett gave officers permission to search the mobile home.

Investigators found marijuana, methamphetamine, a Mossberg 12-gauge shotgun and numerous items and ingredients used to make methamphetamine, according to the report.

Robert Lacoste Kirven, 25, of 205 Hillside Drive, Spartanburg, who was at the home when investigators arrived, was charged with possession of marijuana, according to the incident report.

Lt. Tony Ivey said Burnett and Pilgrim remained at the Spartanburg County Detention Center on Wednesday; Pilgrim’s bond was set at $50,000, while Burnett was awaiting a bond hearing. Kirven was released from jail on Wednesday on a personal recognizance bond.




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