On Friday night, around 7:00 pm, the Ballwin Police were dispatched to a call related to drug activity in the 200 block Solon Drive. Upon arrival, 2 suspects fled from police on foot but were later arrested following a chase. The police soon discovered the residence to be a suspected meth lab based on various chemicals used to manufacture methamphetamine inside the suspects’ apartment. As a precaution, residents of nearby apartments were evacuated from their homes for a short time. Currently, one suspect is in police custody. The second suspect is in an area hospital, following reports of breathing issues.
The suspect's identities have not been identified at this time.