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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police say they arrested four people at a home where officers found multiple drugs and several meth ingredients.
According to several arrest reports, officers were called to a home on Lake Dreamland Road, west of the intersection of Campground Road and Senn Road, early Monday morning on a report of a meth lab.
When officers arrived, they allegedly saw 32-year-old Joseph Lashley -- a man who fit a suspect description they were given -- at the home. As they approached Lashley, police say he tried to escape by running into a basement door, but they apprehended him.
Inside the home, police allegedly found several ingredients for a meth lab, including lighter fluid, lithium batteries, aluminum foil, coffee filters and bleach.
Police say they also found several pills of various colors, as well as heroin and cocaine, packaged in small baggies.
In addition to Lashley, police also arrested Brandy McBride (age 33), Patricia Birk (age 57) and Bethany Guffey (age 22), who were also in the home, according to police.
All four were charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, in addition to other charges.