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Police investigating possible meth lab bust in Chester neighborhood, sources say

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Posted at 5:47 PM, Jul 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-14 00:05:20-04

CHESTER, Va. – Police are investigating a possible HAZMAT situation in the Mineola Neighborhood in Chester Wednesday afternoon.

HAZMAT crews, fire crews, narcotics agents, and police responded to the 3700 block of Dalhart Court.

Police tells CBS they responded to the home to executing a vice narcotics search warrant. While they didn’t specify their findings, they did say what they found triggered HAZMAT and fire crews to the scene.

Sources tell CBS 6 a possible meth lab investigation is underway.

CBS 6 reporter Jon Burkett reports two people were detained on the scene. There is no word if they were arrested.

Police have not confirmed any additional details about the situation at this time.

Neighbors tell CBS 6 they have heard violent loud noises in the neighborhood that shook their homes for the past few nights.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.