On Thursday May 13, 2010, Tunica County Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched to the Robinsonville area in reference to an auto burglary in progress. After arriving to the Robinsonville area, deputies came in contact with the suspect and the suspects vehicle.
After further investigation it was discovered that a mobile meth lab was inside the suspects vehicle. The suspect has been unidentified as Warren Payne (49) of Memphis, Tennessee. The Special Operations Division of the Sheriff's Office and the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics (MBN) was called to the scene; along with the specialized Hazmat Team of MBN, to clean up the mobile lab.
Warren Payne (49) was arrested and transported to Tunica County Sheriff's Office where he remains in custody pending an initial appearance hearing before the Justice Court Judge.
This case wil be further investigated by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics.
/h/Sheriff K.C. Hamp