A Sparta man is in custody after authorities discovered a meth lab at a home on Iband Avenue early Tuesday morning.
Crews were called at about 4:50 a.m. to respond to a reported gas smell.
Firefighters quickly found indications of a meth lab. Investigators from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department and State of Wisconsin DCI were called to the scene. After executing a search warrant, they collected items related in the manufacturing of methamphetamine.
Authorities arrested an adult male. His name is being withheld pending the Monroe County District Attorney's Office review for charges.