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Police: Suspected Drug Lab Found In Spring Garden

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Narcotics officers are inside what they believe is a drug lab in the city’s Spring Garden section.

It was discovered in a second floor apartment at 9th and Spring Garden around 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. A maintenance worker found the suspected drug lab in a backroom.

Police say they found several pressure cookers, large containers filled with dirt, and chemicals. They believe it may be a growing operation for “magic mushrooms.”

FOX 29 Dave Schratwieser’s reports forensic experts and the chemical unit just arrived on the scene to assess the situation, and brought some materials out of the apartment.

Earlier in the evening, the bomb squad was on the scene to make sure the location was safe after the discovery of the pressure cookers.

This is a developing story; please check back with FOX 29 for updates. 

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