(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sheriff’s Deputies from the Missouri River Drug Task Force are currently executing a search warrant on Garnet Mountain Way near Gallatin Gateway. Investigators from the Drug Task Force have recently developed information about a suspected clandestine meth lab in a residence. A search warrant was obtained and is being executed. The manufacture of methamphetamine involves the use of volatile and toxic chemicals. Because of the potential for chemical hazards the Bozeman Fire Department’s regional hazardous materials team is on scene along with Gallatin Gateway Fire Department and AMR ambulance. There is no know hazard to the public at this time.
The Missouri River Drug Task Force is a 6 county investigation team made up of Sheriff’s Deputies, local Police and Federal Officers focused on drug enforcement and is administered by the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. Follow-up questions can be directed to Sheriff’s Captain Ryan Stratman at 582-2104#####