Lafayette Police responded to a house fire on the 1300 block of S 24th St. After Lafayette Fire extinguished a small fire in the basement, police officers discovered the remnants of a “one pot” meth lab. Indiana State Police Meth Suppression Section responded and processed the scene.
Two elderly female residents were transported to the hospital for treatment.
Mark Landes, 43 years old, was arrested for violation of house arrest. Investigation continues.
Anyone who has information about this case should contact the Lafayette Police Department non-emergency line at (765) 807-1200, or WE TIP at 1-800-78CRIME.