A tip from another police department led to the Friday arrests of three people allegedly involved in manufacturing methamphetamine. Knox Police Chief Harold Smith says officers from his department and the Starke County Sheriff’s Office found a meth lab inside a residence in the 200 block of West Lake Street in Knox.
Officers got a tip from the Hamlet Police Department about possible drug activity. Earl Beem, 34, of Knox, faces charges of manufacturing methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance. Haley Marshall, 24, of Knox, is charged with possession of a narcotic drug, and 24-year-old Angela Summey of Knox faces charges manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine.
The case remains under investigation. The Knox Police Department was assisted by the Starke County Sheriff’s Department and the Indiana State Police.