CHICAGO (STMW) — One person was taken into custody Monday after officers busted a meth lab at a hotel in north suburban Grayslake.
Officers with the Lake County Metropolitan Enforcement Group were tipped off that there was a methamphetamine lab at the Comfort Suites at 1775 E. Belvidere Rd. in Grayslake, according to a statement from Illinois State Police.READ MORE: Alphonso Joyner, 23, Charged With Shooting And Killing 71-Year-Old Woom Sing Tse In Broad Daylight In Chinatown
The suspect told investigators he had meth precursors and meth in his hotel room, and officers also learned there may have been anhydrous ammonia in the room, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Increasing Clouds Wednesday Night, Snow Flurries Possible Thursday Morning
The hotel has been evacuated and police said late Monday that the clean-up of meth-related chemicals could take several hours to complete, police said. Grayslake police and fire officials, and the Illinois State Police Meth Response Team all responded to the scene.
The suspect, a male whose age was not known, was taken into custody, police said.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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