BREAKING NEWS: Brewer Meth Bust
Five people were arrested on Wednesday after Brewer police and drug agents busted a suspected meth lab. Two are facing drug charges.
The BDN reports Brewer police got a search warrant for the residence at 35 Maple Street as part of an ongoing investigation. So far 5 people have been charged in connection with the investigation.
WABI-TV reports Jorge Irizarry, 32 of Bangor is charged with drug trafficking and Melissa Morse, 46 of Brewer is charged with possession of drugs. Irizarry ran from the female officer, who chased him to the Bangor side of the Chamberlain bridge. She used her taser on Irizarry and, at that point, two motorists got out of their vehicles and helped her subdue him.
The investigation continues.