Three Arrested In Meth Bust In Lebanon

Posted at 10:23 PM, Feb 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-23 23:23:44-05

Animal control officers stumbled upon a meth lab while trying to issue a pet citation in Lebanon.

Officials with the Lebanon Police Department said officers visited a home on Roanoke Drive. When someone answered the door officers said they were overcome by a strong chemical smell.

The smell was so strong that one officer developed a headache the other, chest pains.

Police were called to the scene where they found materials to make methamphetamine.

Officers arrested 32-year-old Andrew Skaalerud, 27-year-old Audria Estes, and 35-year-old Milton Putnam.

All of them were transported to Wilson County Jail, and will face drug and other related charges.