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FAYETTEVILLE -

A search is on for a man from Meadow Bridge that deputies believe may have been running a meth lab.

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office are searching for Matthew Dale Fox, 43, of Meadow Bridge.  Investigators said they received a tip on Tuesday about a meth lab in the Meadow Bridge area. When they arrived at the location a man ran off and deputies found "a crude methamphetamine lab" in an abandoned building.

A warrant for Fox's arrest was issued on Thursday.  Investigators described Fox as a white man who is around 6-feet 1-inche tall and 200 pounds.  Fox has blue eyes.  He was living at 8665 Backus Road in Meadow Bridge.  Anyone with information about Fox's location is asked to contact the Fayette County 911 Center at 304-574-3590 or CrimeStoppers at 304-255-7867.  Tips can also be submitted to the Sheriff's Office web site.