Meth lab bust in Cass County; 1 arrested

Posted at 11:08 PM, Mar 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-09 23:08:11-05

CASS COUNTY, Mich. — A meth lab was found in Howard Township by detectives Wednesday, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Department.

Officers say a search warrant was executed in the 3100 block of Detroit Road on suspicion of methamphetamine manufacturing. At the home, they found several items used to make the drug, including three one-pot meth labs and other ingredients outside.

A 30-year-old woman was arrested on charges of manufacture of meth, manufacture of hazardous waste, conspiracy to manufacture meth, and maintaining a drug house. Her name is being withheld until she’s arraigned.

The Michigan Department of Human Services was called to assist with a child that was in the home at the time of the investigation.

The investigation is ongoing at this time. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the Cass County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 1.800.462.9328 or anonymously online.