Domestic battery arrest leads to meth lab discovery

Frankfort Police Department (WLFI File Photo)
Frankfort Police Department (WLFI File Photo)

FRANKFORT, Ind. (WLFI) – A case of domestic battery turns into a meth lab discovery in Frankfort Thursday afternoon.

Police said it all happened on the 1700 block of Rossville Avenue.

Officers went to the address to arrest Dennis Coomer, 52, after a woman reported being the victim of a domestic battery involving a firearm.

When they arrived around 4:30 p.m., they got consent to search the property and they came across an active meth lab in an unattached garage on the property.

State police were called in to dismantle the lab.

Investigators said Coomer is in the Clinton County Jail Thursday night on five preliminary felony charges including manufacturing meth, intimidation with a deadly weapon and criminal confinement.

Crews cleared the scene around 9:30 p.m. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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