Franklin County Sheriff Deputies arrest two for manufacturing narcotics

Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version

Villa Ridge Mo. - Yesterday evening at approximately 5 p.m., the Franklin County Sheriff's Office received a report of a chemical odor in the area of Pacific Summit Estates, Villa Ridge Mo.

Upon arrival, it was determined that the odor was coming from a mobile home located inside the trailer park. While Deputies were outside the residence, two occupants exited and attempted to leave in a vehicle bearing stolen plates. A consent search was obtained for the residence. Located inside the trailer were component to manufacture methamphetamine. The Franklin County Narcotics Unit was contacted to assist in the investigation and the removal of the methamphetamine lab.

Arrested for investigation of manufacturing narcotics were a white male, age 26 from St. Ann, Missouri, and a white female, age 41 also from Villa Ridge.