Breaking Bad Style Meth Lab Found In Retirement Village


In a scene reminiscent of hit TV show Breaking Bad, a man has been caught allegedly cooking methamphetamine in his apartment at a retirement community in California.

Robert Short, 64, was found with four ounces of crystal meth, as well as plastic bags and an electronic scale in a routine police car search.

Officers then searched his flat where they found a functioning crystal meth lab.

Half a pound of crystal meth with a street value of £1,000 was also discovered as well as a quantity of heroin.

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It emerged that Stone was on parole for previously selling the same drug.

‘When the officers searched the car they located four ounces of methamphetamine in the car, which is a lot of methamphetamine, so that’s consistent with somebody who’s selling,’ Fresno police Lt. Joe Gomez told ABC 30 Action News.

‘Just shocking someone that age would do that, but actually a perfect place to do it, right? Retirement village, who would suspect it going on there?’

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