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Posted: Monday, June 3, 2013 12:43 pm

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - Four people are facing drug charges after deputies said they found marijuana plants and meth labs at a Crossville home.

According to DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris, a deputy following up on a missing person report near Crossville saw marijuana plants. He detained four people; a fifth left the home.

A search of the home turned up 40 marijuana plants, five meth labs, chemicals and drug paraphernalia, Harris said.

Deputies arrested Michael Mooneyham, 43, Crossville; Hannah Beth Mooneyham, 18, Albertville; Cynthia Kay Mooneyham, 49, Crossville; and Stacie Mooneyham, 40, Grove Oak. All four were charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, manufacturing a controlled substance and marijuana trafficking.

Authorities are searching for James Dewayne Nelson, 41, Crossville, on the same charges. Harris said he was identified as the person who left the scene.

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