HARTFORD (WKZO) -- Acting on a tip Van Buren County’s Narcotics unit raided a home at 9 North Haver Street in the City of Harford. They found 36-year-old Matthew Trux and 22-year-old Dana Groth in the cellar watching a one pot meth cook bubbling away at about 4PM Wednesday. Both were already wanted on Child Neglect warrants. Additional drug charges are pending. Officers found baggies of finished Meth and Marijuana on the premises.
The night before in Hartford Township, officers seized a meth lab in a garage on C.R. 372. arresting one man right away. They had to chase down a second suspect who escaped out a window and tried to crawl past officers in the dark. They found long guns and a surveillance system in the garage. In the home they found an infant who was turned over to relatives.