Metropolis meth lab busted


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

METROPOLIS, Ill. - A month-long investigation has resulted in a meth lab bust in Massac County, Illinois.

Just after midnight, sheriff's executed a search warrant on a home in the 600 block of West 11th Street in Metropolis.

Inside the home, deputies seized a meth lab along with materials used to manufacture meth.

The investigation started after receiving complaints from others living in the neighborhood.

43-year-old Anthony Harris 42-year-old Peggy Lang of Metropolis were arrested, and charged with manufacturing and possession of methamphetamine.

Both are in the Massac County Detention Center.