Two Winamac residents were arrested on Sunday on methamphetamine related charges.
Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department officers went to 301 N. East St. Lot 17 on a complaint that the residents were manufacturing methamphetamine. When officers arrived on scene, they reportedly found James Larvick, 43, and Jimmy Hopkins, 50, in the adjacent lot in the process of manufacturing methamphetamine. The suspects had trespassed onto the property to assemble the lab. The residence was unoccupied at the time of the incident. The Indiana State Police Clan Lab Team was called to clean up the scene.
Larvick and Hopkins were arrested on preliminary charges of Manufacturing Methamphetamine, a Class A Felony, and Burglary, a Class B Felony. The case remains under investigation by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department.