NEW SMYRNA BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — An unusual smell coming from a bathroom in a New Smyrna Beach park led police to a meth lab which had been set up inside.
A construction worker called 911 on Tuesday to report smoke that smelled of chemicals and acid coming from the men’s bathroom at Detwiler Park.
Police and a hazardous materials team found remnants of a one-pot meth lab in the bathroom.
The restroom wasn’t seriously damaged.
The worker told police he saw a man running from the area with a bag in his hand.
Evidence led investigators to 20-year old Justin Hill.
Hill, who is also a suspect in a home burglary, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, manfacture of methamphetamine and possession of cannabis.
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