CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - The following is a Press Release from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office:
On March 8, a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputy was dispatched to an abandoned mobile home on Ravia Road in Sulphur in reference to a report of a burglary.
Upon entering the mobile home to check for possible suspects, the deputy detected a strong odor of chemicals coming from the back bedroom. Once inside the master bedroom, the deputy discovered a clandestine lab inside the closet that had malfunctioned and was emitting chemicals.
Detectives with the Combined Anti-Drug Task Force (C.A.T. Team) arrived and discovered two active meth labs inside the mobile home. Haz-Mat was called to dismantle and clean up the active meth labs.
After further investigation, detectives located Wesley J. Guidry, Jr., 21, at a Lake Charles motel and arrested him in connection with the meth lab on Ravia Road. He booked into Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with creation/operation of a clandestine lab.
Judge David Ritchie set his bond at $100,000.
Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a suspected meth lab in Carlyss.
Deputies were sent to the Hidden Ponds RV Park off Ravia Road around 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Officials said they found the makings of a meth lab inside of the trailer.
No arrests have been made.
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