1 Arrested, Charged After Kalamazoo Meth Fire

Posted at 3:54 PM, Jul 11, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-11 15:54:13-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (July 11, 2014) — Gregory Tristan Pyles, 39, is facing meth charges following a fire June 25 on Staples Avenue.

Pyles was charged Thursday with operating and maintaining a meth lab after police say roughly 60 one-pot labs were found after the fire.

According to a release, Pyles was arrested on unrelated warrants but had burns to his legs, hands and face.  Investigators say he also is the owner of the residence that caught on fire.

He is currently lodged in the Kalamazoo County Jail.