FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On October 4, 2012, Mobile County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations unit, MCSO Narcotics and US Marshall Task Force were conducting METH TEXT and CRIME TIP complaints in the area of Natchez Hwy in Wilmer, Alabama. MCSO had received several complaints on a residence in the 4900 block of Natchez Highway. When Deputies went to the residence, MITCHELL NICHOLS, denied any involvement with meth and said that someone else who had lived there was a meth cook and left behind all his paraphernalia, ingredients, etc. MCSO Narcotic officer offered to help him remove all the dangerous materials and while doing so found a ONE SHOT METH LAB underneath the side of his home. NICHOLS did eventually confess to the meth lab being his and manufacturing.
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs