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Possible meth lab found near affluent BR community

3 years 8 months 4 weeks ago August 27, 2013 Aug 27, 2013 Tuesday, August 27 2013 August 27, 2013 10:02 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- Sheriff's deputies investigated a possible meth lab near Bocage Tuesday night.

A sheriff's office spokesperson said they were alerted by ambulance personnel about a man with burns to his hands and face at an apartment in the 7900 block of Jefferson. He had a small bottle that may have been used to cook meth deputies said.

People use bottles for the "shake-and-bake" method, where the illegal and dangerous drug is created inside a plastic bottle.

A specialized meth lab cleaning crew was called to the scene.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office has not released further details.
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