Suspected Meth Lab Sends Detectives To Hospital


Two detectives were hospitalized after discovering a meth lab on Tuesday.

According to the METRICH Drug Task Force, detective responded to a complaint at the Middlebrook Apartments on Annandale Avenue in Mansfield.

Detectives said they believed a man, identified as Luke West, was in the process of making meth when they arrived.

Shortly after their arrival, officers evacuated the upper floor of the complex.  

West was charged with illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacturing of drugs.

Charges were pending against two other occupants of the apartment.  

The detectives who were hospitalized were treated and released.   

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