GLADE, Kan. (KSNW) – A Kansas man was arrested on Monday, Jan. 30, after members of a meth lab were found in his home in July of 2022.
According to the Phillips County Sheriff’s Office (PCKSO), on Saturday, July 16, 2022, a search warrant was executed on the 800 block of Third Avenue West in Glade.
During the execution, the PCKSO says items were found inside that indicated they may have been components of a meth lab.
According to the PCKSO, the Kansas Bureau of Investigation’s (KBI) Clandestine Laboratory Response Team has responded and collected the items of concern.
The items were then transported to the KBI for analysis which, according to the PCKSO, revealed that they were, in fact, components of a meth lab.
The PCKSO says a warrant has been served for the arrest of a 40-year-old man from Glade, Kansas. He was taken into custody without incident.
While the arrest warrant was being served, the PCKSO says a deputy noticed suspected drug paraphernalia in the residence.
The deputies obtained a search warrant for the residence, which according to the PCKSO was executed at 6.30pm on Monday
PCKSO says the man was charged with suspicion of illegal manufacture of a controlled substance, possession of precursors, possession of methamphetamines, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He is also charged with possession of narcotic material and possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.
His bond is set at $250,000.