WATERLOO, Ind. (WANE) Two people are under arrest after police found items related to the manufacture of meth inside their Waterloo home. The couple’s three children, ages 17, 14 and eight are under the case of child protective services.
Officers with the Waterloo Marshal’s Department were conducting a security check at at a factory when they smelled an odor of chemicals coming from a nearby garage. They recognized the odor as what’s emitted into the air during the making of meth.
A search warrant was obtained for the property located on West Street.
Once inside, investigators found seven HCL generators, two one pot ammonia reaction vessels and other items used to make meth.
Keith A. Secrest, 42, and Melissa D. Secrest, 40, were both taken into custody on various felony charges related to the manufacture of meth.