Affidavit: Search of Nacogdoches man's house turns up meth, chemical used in manufacture

Thomas Largent (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
Thomas Largent (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - After Nacogdoches Police Department investigators executed a search warrant on a residence on Highway 259 on Wednesday, they arrested a 32-year-old man on multiple meth-related charges.

Thomas Wesley Largent, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jail on a first-degree felony charge of manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance between 4 and 200 grams, a second-degree felony charge of transporting a chemical with intent to distribute, and a Class A misdemeanor possession of a dangerous drug charge. He was also charged with 10 misdemeanor charges including bail jumping, no driver's license, and no insurance.

Collectively, Largent's bail was set at $37,500.

According to the arrest affidavit, NPD investigators were doing a follow-up investigation when they got a warrant to search Largent's residence on Highway 259. During their search, the investigators found "a quantity of methamphetamine, a dangerous drug, and multiple chemicals used in the manufacture of methamphetamine."

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