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Man caught trying to clean up meth lab pleads guilty

Ledger-Enquirer  [ View Original Article ] By ALAN RIQUELMY - Jerry W. Knight, 49, pleaded guilty Monday to manufacturing methamphetamine and was sentenced to five years' probation and a $700 fine. He faced two to 15 years in prison, said Assistant District Attorney Doug Breault. Knight's meth lab was discovered by a motel manager, prosecutors said [...]

Police: Meth lab in hotel room caused explosion

WFTV.com  [ View Original Article ] DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Police said a methamphetamine lab sparked an explosion at a Daytona Beach hotel on Friday. Investigators said a man was cooking meth for five days  inside one of the rooms at the Bermuda House Hotel on Atlantic Avenue. There were no injuries, but the explosion left [...]

Full Upfront Testing for Methamphetamine Residue

January 3rd, 2012 - Donetta Held spoke at the Noble County Health Department. They listened intently as she explained why testing for meth is so important. If you want just a yes or no answer whether your property is contaminated, our meth test kit is an affordable way to get those results. You perform the [...]

Meth = Death

The Somerville News  [ View Original Article ] By William C. Shelton  (The opinions and views expressed in the commentaries of The Somerville News belong solely to the authors of those commentaries and do not reflect the views or opinions of The Somerville News, its staff or publishers.) In November, Somerville Police and DEA officers executed [...]

Meth lab found in freezer, three arrested

WANE.com  [ View Original Article ] WARSAW, Ind. (WANE) -- Three people were arrested New Year's Eve on drug-related charges, after police allegedly found a meth lab hidden in the freezer of one of the suspects. Responding to an anonymous tip, officers with the Kosciusko County Drug Task Force went to 677 Walter Way in Warsaw [...]

Meth Labs Increasing in Motel/Hotel Rooms

Methamphetamine use continues to rise and with it the need for decontamination of homes. Crisis Cleaning is the leading cleanup contractor in a multiple state area. Recently meth manufacturers have gotten even trickier in their method of cooking meth. They check into a hotel or motel, manufacture their meth and check out. Often the management [...]

Flagler man faces meth, child neglect charges

The Daytona Beach News Journal  [ View Original Article ] A Daytona North man is accused of manufacturing methamphetamine in his home while three children under the age of 8 years old were there, according to arrest records. William Keith Fair, 39, was charged Tuesday with three counts of child neglect in addition to manufacturing charges [...]

Knox County traffic stop ends in arrest for meth

The Register-Mail  [ View Original Article ] GALESBURG — A Galesburg man was arrested on Christmas Eve after deputies found about 100 grams of liquid methamphetamine during a traffic stop. Jerel Deatherage, 31, Lane Avenue, was arrested for unlawful possession of methamphetamine 100-400 grams, methamphetamine production 100-400 grams, methamphetamine manufacturing material, methamphetamine precursor, speeding and operating [...]