MIDDLEPORT — The Middleport Police Department is currently investigating a possible methamphetamine lab discovered on May 17.
Lt. Chris Fitchford reports that on May 17, officers from the Middleport Police Department made contact with a vehicle and individual suspected to be manufacturing and possibly distributing methamphetamine.
Officer Shannon Smith made contact with the vehicle and suspect, and noted items that appeared to be used to manufacture methamphetamine. Additional units from the Middleport Police Department and the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office were called to the scene to investigate and dismantle the suspected methamphetamine lab.
The incident is still being investigated and further information will be released when it is obtained.