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Police responded to the 100 block of Karen Ray Court on Wednesday night regarding a complaint about meth being cooked at the home. A search of the home after consent yielded meth-making products.
Police discovered instant cold packs, lithium batteries, a bottle of Drano, lye, Epsom salt, ammonia nitrate, sodium hydroxide and lithium.
Frankie Jordan, 42, and Sharon Self, 42, were arrested.
A third person was arrested during a traffic stop with meth, and meth-making ingredients bound for the residence. According to the police report, Steven Fisher, 22. was arrested for speeding at I-24 E. at Old Hickory Blvd. Police found him in possession of approximately one gram of meth. They also found in the car, aluminum foil, coffee filters, plastic bottles containing clear liquids and plastic tubing.
Fisher told police that he was taking the products from one location where meth had been cooked to another location where meth was going to be cooked with the products he had.
Jordan is being held on $50,000 and Self is being held on $57,500 for initiating process of manufacturing meth. Fisher is being held on $8,500 for promotion of manufacturing meth.
Thursday, December 20 2012, 07:58 AM CST
Prince Edward presents Edinburgh's awards in Tenn.
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By ERIK SCHELZIG Associated Press
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Queen Elizabeth's youngest son, Prince Edward, is visiting Tennessee to promote one of the British royal family's charities, the Duke of Edinburgh's awards.
The prince presided over an awards ceremony at the governor's mansion in Nashville on Thursday for the first batch of young Tennesseans to participate in the leadership and character program.
About 80 youths received the award by participating in community service, skills development, physical fitness and adventurous journeys through the Boy Scouts, Boys and Girls Clubs, LEAD Academy, Montgomery Bell Academy or the Miss Tennessee Scholarship Organization.
Following the event, Gov. Bill Haslam and first lady Crissy Haslam invited the awardees and their families to tea inside the governor's residence. Later on Thursday, the prince was scheduled to headline a black-tie gala at Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville.
Bernanke signals Fed to maintain stimulus efforts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chairman Ben Bernanke is telling Congress that the U.S. job market remains weak and that it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to end its extraordinary stimulus programs.
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