Mini Meth Lab Explodes at Walker Motel
Delal Pektas/ WZZM-13
A blaze struck America's Best Value Inn and Suites early Tuesday in Walker, authorities said.
When firefighters arrived around 12:15 a.m., they found remnants of a blaze that had been put out with a fire extinguisher, WZZM-13 reported.
According to WZZM-13, police checked the room and found components of a one-pot methamphetamine lab that had exploded and caught fire to the bathroom.
The Kent Area Narcotic Enforcement Team and the Michigan State Police Meth Response Team were called to investigate and clean up the scene.
Walker police are now searching for the person who was in the room at the time of the explosion.
No injuries were reported in connection with the explosion or fire at the motel, which is located at 777 Three Mile Road NW.