Lincolnton Police went to an address on South Poplar Street in Lincolnton at about 1:50 last Thursday afternoon (July 24) in response to a call regarding a possible portable methamphetamine laboratory found on the property.
Officers located the small meth lab at an outside location on the property. Narcotics Detectives responded to assist the patrol Officers. The lab was determined to be a small portable lab utilizing the “one pot method.” The lab was documented, photographed and seized for evidence.
Also responding to the scene were the Lincolnton Fire Department, Lincoln County E.M.S., the Lincoln Co. Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division and the N.C. State Bureau of Investigation.
The investigation is ongoing. Arrests in this case are probable.