Probation Officers Find Meth Lab In JC Apartment
A Johnson City man faces felony drug-related charges after probation officers discovered a meth lab in his apartment.
Authorities say 21-year-old Thomas Cole Jr. of Endicott Avenue was arrested Friday.
According to Johnson City police, Cole was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine.
Investigators say Cole was arrested after members of the Broome County probation department spotted a meth lab during a visit to the man’s residence.
State police were called to help village police safely remove the materials associated with the purported illegal activity.