Posted at: 03/19/2013 8:50 AM
Updated at: 03/19/2013 6:14 PM
By: Scott Doane
Authorities found active meth labs in Ironwood and Ramsay, Mich. on Tuesday.
First, three Ironwood residents were arrested when authorities found an active meth lab while executing a search warrant on Florence Street. The Ironwood Department of Public Safety said an active meth lab was found in the 1:30 a.m. raid.
Surrounding residents were evacuated and transported to safe locations, authorities said.
Another search warrant was executed at about 7 a.m. in Ramsay, Mich. One male and one female were arrested during the raid.
The five suspects are currently being held at the Gogebic County Jail pending arraignment. Charges include manufacturing meth and maintaining a drug house.