Lincolnville man and woman arrested on meth charges

Ronald M. Patterson, 23, of Owens Drive in Lincolnville was arrested on meth charges Tuesday.

A Lincolnville man and woman were arrested on meth charges after narcotics agents and a bomb squad unit showed up at their house Tuesday.

Ronald M. Patterson, 23, and Michelle A. Thompson, 35, both of 303 Owens Drive, were charged with one count each of manufacturing methamphetamine and unlawful disposal of meth waste.

Deputies carried out a search warrant after a weeks-long investigation of tips, Charleston County sheriff’s Maj. Jim Brady said.

Patterson and Thompson were taken to the Charleston County jail. A bail hearing is set for Wednesday morning.

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