Livingston County Meth Lab Found; Chemical Bomb Destroys Mailbox; Suspects Identified In Gun Thefts

Rabbit hunters found this old meth lab near US 36 and Liv 269.

Rabbit hunters found this old meth lab near US 36 and Liv 269.

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox offered up several items of interest in a news release Tuesday.

On January 19 some area rabbit hunters found more then rabbits while enjoying the outdoors. Cox says the men reported finding a meth lab about north of U.S. 36 near Liv 269.

The investigation determined this was an old lab which had not been used in some time.


Cox tells us they are investigating after someone left a chemical-reaction bomb in a mailbox. That mailbox along Liv 506 was destroyed. Cox warns that such weapons are dangerous and possibly deadly. The investigation continues.

Investigators have now identified suspects in a pair of burglaries in which multiple firearms were stolen. Sheriff Steve Cox says they are trying to recover the weapons. Cox says they are strongly considering a federal prosecution in the case.


  • HmmM

    Good Job Hunters to find the lab. Gods job Livingston County Sheriffs Department on the apprehension of some low life thieves.

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