5 Aug 2009

Armed police called to suspected drug lab

9:59 am on 5 August 2009

Armed police have been called out to a rural Tauranga property where detectives are investigating reports of a methamphetamine laboratory.

A search warrant was executed at about 6am on Wednesday at a residential address in Ruahihi Road, Lower Kaimai.

The main highway adjacent to the property was blocked off for about an hour while the property was secured.

A search is underway and a 38-year-old man is being questioned.