Police discover meth lab in Connersville apartment

CONNERSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) – Officials with the Indiana State Police say two Connersville men were arrested on felony charges Thursday after officers discovered a meth lab in an apartment building.

Officers executed a search warrant in the 100 block of East 5th Street in Connersville. At the building, officers found a methamphetamine lab and chemicals used to manufacture methamphetamine.

ISP officials arrested 22-year-old Chhoeun Dalton and 21-year-old Rudolph Knight. Dalton is facing charges of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine, possession of precursors, possession of methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance.

Knight was charged with conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine, possession of precursors and maintaining a common nuisance.

The Indiana State Police are reminding the public that anyone with information about illegal drug use should call the Indiana State Police Drug Tip Line at 1-800-453-4756. Tips can be made and kept anonymous.

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