Woman wanted for meth related charges AND the number of meth quarantined properties in Rutherford County

Dec 28, 2021 at 11:27 pm by WGNS

List Above from the TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation

About 60-miles East of Murfreesboro in Grundy County, Tennessee, authorities are on the lookout for a woman accused of manufacturing methamphetamines.

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Department is asking for residents in nearby counties to help locate Wanda Faye Boswell.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reports, "It is estimated that there are about 800 methamphetamine labs operating at any given time in the Tennessee.”

According to the Grundy County Sheriff's Department, Ms. Boswell has outstanding warrants for the manufacturing and delivery of methamphetamine, possession of Schedule II drug, false reports and failure to appear in court.

Meth Labs in Rutherford County

In Rutherford County, there are thirteen (13) real estate properties that have been under an Order of Quarantine, due to an alleged meth lab being found on the property. Of that number, ten (10) properties are in Murfreesboro, one (1) is located in Smyrna, one (1) is in La Vergne and one (1) is in Mt. Juliet on the Wilson County line, but in Rutherford County.

Other Counties with Meth Lab Related Property Quarantines

Shelby County in West Tennessee currently has the highest number of properties under quarantine, due to the discovery of a reported meth lab. Shelby County has close to 100-properties that have been quarantined for 60-days or more (list as of 12/07/2021).

12-Properties are quarantined in Coffee County due to alleged meth labs
3-Properties are quarantined in Cannon County due to alleged meth labs
8-Properties are quarantined in Bedford County due to alleged meth labs
Over 90-Properties are quarantined in Shelby County due to alleged meth labs
27-Properties are quarantined in Davidson County due to alleged meth labs

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Meth Labs in Tennessee and Beyond

A report that was released four years ago ranked Tennessee 8th on the top ten list for states that have had the most meth-related seizures.

1. Michigan (220)
2. New York (220)
3. Indiana (144)
4. Illinois (129)
5. North Carolina (127)
6. California (114)
7. Pennsylvania (105)
8. Tennessee (102)
9. Ohio (60)
10. Florida (59)

Can You Help Grundy County Authorities Locate Wanda Faye Boswell?

As for Wanda Faye Boswell, if you have any information on Boswell’s whereabouts, contact the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department at 931-692-3466×5 or 931-924-2077. Tips will remain anonymous (photo below).

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