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2 arrested after discovery of butane honey oil lab in Oroville

Two were arrested after deputies with the Butte County Sheriff's Office discovered a butane honey oil extraction laboratory.

Posted: Mar. 13, 2019 4:09 PM
Updated: Mar. 13, 2019 4:14 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. - Two were arrested after deputies with the Butte County Sheriff's Office discovered a butane honey oil extraction laboratory.

The Butte County Sheriff's Office Special Enforcement Unit and Investigations Unit served a search warrant at the residence in the 2600 block of V-6 Road in Oroville around 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday. 

During their search, they discovered a butane honey oil extraction laboratory as well as a small amount of methamphetamine. 

Jason Michael Parrish, 37, was booked into Butte County Jail for manufacturing a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance. His bail was set at $103,000. 

Chelsey Gutierrez, 25, was booked into Butte County Jail for manufacturing a controlled substance and a probation violation. Her bail was set at $101,000. 

The sheriff's office said that butane honey oil extraction labs have become more prominent with the legalization of marijuana in California. 

Anyone with information about the manufacturing of butane honey oil is encouraged to call the Butte County Sheriff's Office at (530) 538-2261. 

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