BICKNELL, Ind. (WTHI) - Five people are behind bars in connection with a meth lab in Bicknell, Indiana.
As of 4:00 Thursday morning, Bicknell police officers and the fire department were still on the scene at 816 Illinois Street where they located an active meth lab.
Police noticed drugs inside a home while they were serving an unrelated warrant on a resident.
The police got a search warrant and found the active meth lab.
The names of the five people arrested have not been released.
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