Region 8 firefighters respond to possible fire, bust meth lab

HOXIE, AR (KAIT) - Hoxie Police tell Region 8 News a 911 call was made Wednesday night regarding a home on Southeast 2nd Street.

According to Hoxie Police Chief, Glen Smith, the caller told the 911 operator they smelled strong gas coming from the home. The fire department arrived at the home and noticed smoke coming out of the bathroom window.

Once firefighters were able to get everyone out of the house, they found a working meth lab inside.

Chief Smith tells Region 8 News that several arrests were made.

We will continue to track this story and bring you the latest updates as they become available.

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