No arrests after discovery of meth lab
CALUMET TOWNSHIP — Evidence of a meth lab in a Calumet Township home was seized by Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team (UPSET) detectives, UPSET said in a release Friday.
Detectives executed a search warrant at the house Thursday after developing information indicating the homeowner was cooking meth in the residence.
Inside, detectives found numerous components of the manufacturing process, including pseudoephedrine, UPSET said. A meth lab was found in the basement, along with a small amount of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Detectives also removed 11 five-gallon buckets of waste products.
No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.
UPSET was assisted by the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office, Michigan State Police Emergency Support Team, MSP Calumet Post and the Calumet Township Fire Department.