A Smith County Constable and Game Wardens found 400 grams of liquid methamphetamine after searching a pontoon boat in the Lakeway Harbor area of Lake Palestine Saturday.
Authorities arrested 48-year old Carlton Pettit Junior and 27-year old Seth Michael Gamblin for manufacturing and delivery of a controlled substance. Gamblin was also charged with possession and intent to transport a controlled substance.
Residents on Lakeway Harbor grew suspicious of the pair's boat after seeing it leave and dock at strange hours.
Game wardens and constables boarded the boat for a routine safety check at 3 a.m. and found liquid meth-amphetamine and two propane tanks with remnants of anahydrous pneumonia on-board.
Smith County authorities also searched one of the suspects home's where they say they found more drug paraphernalia.