Employee Arrested After Knox Police Allegedly Find Remains of Meth Lab in Work Bag

A Knox man was arrested Wednesday morning after city officers were called about possible narcotic activity at Sabre Manufacturing in Knox.

Knox City officers learned that suspicious items were found inside an employee’s work bag. Upon police inspection, the suspicious items in the bag were reportedly determined to be remains of a methamphetamine lab.

Seth Konrad, 28, was arrested and booked into the Starke County Jail on preliminary charges of Manufacturing Methamphetamine, a Class B felony and Class D felony charges of Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Precursors or Chemical Reagents.

The Indiana State Police Clandestine Unit was contacted to remove the hazardous items from the scene.