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Possible Drug Lab Found During Death Investigation in Md.

Source: NBC Washington (Published Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015) Chemicals similar to those used in drug labs were found inside a Silver Spring home during a death investigation, Montgomery County fire officials said Thursday. Officers were called to the 600 block of Winona Court in the Kemp Mill area Wednesday night to investigate the death of a man. Police say a relative ...

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Detectives cracking down on meth labs in Florida

Source: WCJB ABC20 and WFTV9 GAINESVILLE, Fla.– With the number of meth labs growing in North Central Florida, local law enforcement is tackling the problem, and is telling you what you should keep an eye out for when you’re at home.   Alachua County Sheriff’s deputies are responding to the growing number of methamphetamine labs after another person was arrested ...

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Firefighters on scene of suspected Bristol drug lab

Source:  FoxCT.com BY JIM MCKEEVER BRISTOL – The Bristol Fire Department and the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection are on the scene of a hazmat emergency at 460 Emmett St. in Bristol. Local police reported just after 12:30 p.m. that there was a strong chemical odor and that chemicals were possibly present when they entered an apartment unit, where they suspected a ...

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Possible Meth Lab in Chesterfield VA

According to CBS 6 in Chesterfield VA: Police and firefighters investigated a suspected methamphetamine lab. Investigators responded to a home in the 2700 block of Brampton Way, near the intersection of Jefferson Davis Highway and Cogbill Road, just around 9:30 a.m. Monday. The neighborhood is near the Richmond/Chesterfield border, about a block away from a BP gas station. Law enforcement ...

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Dangers of Meth Labs – from the USDA Forest Service

With crews from all over the nation heading West to battle the wild fires it may be a good time to review general Meth Lab dangers. It is not uncommon to run across booby trapped grow operations as well as Meth Labs out in remote areas where firefighters may venture for suppression duties. Here is an article from the USDA ...

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Hazmat Situation At Lexington Motel

Source: Lex18.com Hazmat crews spent hours on Sunday evening cleaning out a room at a Lexington motel. Police said Anthony Castle appeared to be making meth in a room at the Days Motel on Versailles Road. He was arrested on drug charges. No one was hurt.

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