Meth lab suspected in Marion fire - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Meth lab suspected in Marion fire

Posted: Updated:

The Marion Police Department says a fire that broke out in a home on Friday morning may have been caused by a meth lab.

Firefighters were called to 900 26th Street at around 5:30 a.m. Friday for a reported house fire.

When crews arrived, they found a man inside, but he was not hurt.

While investigating the fire, crews found items used for making methamphetamine. Police believe the fire is related to a meth lab.

The investigation continues and charges are pending.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KWWL. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Sandy Youngblut at 319-291-1259. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at