After busting 163 meth labs a decade ago, Franklin County investigators are on a pace to bust fewer than 20 this year. But, the head of the county’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit says that doesn’t mean fewer people are using methamphetamine.
Authorities suspect a methamphetamine lab caused a house explosion in southwestern Illinois’ Granite City.
A weekend drug raid in southern Missouri led to the discovery of 95 portable meth labs on a single property—possibly the largest ever in Missouri.
Sunset Hills Police Chief, William LaGrand, told KMOX officers first went to the Econo Lodge on South Lindbergh for a domestic dispute early Thursday.
Arrests made in two unrelated cases.
Crestwood recently passed a law requiring the owner of any structure that housed a meth lab to thoroughly clean it before it can be sold or rented.
Police looking for James Hollins of Madison Illinois and Deliah Shepherd of Granite City
In one incident investigators found a one-pot meth lab in a freezer.
Officers say bottle was a risk to explode.
Witnesses told police they saw a man and woman run outside as smoke was coming from the trailer.