One person was taken into custody after police reportedly discovered a suspected methamphetamine lab inside a Hobart, Indiana, White Castle Friday morning. Authorities were called to the restaurant just before 11 a.m. after employees reported a suspicious customer. Police believe that several people may have been involved, including one customer who was seen sitting in a booth at the restaurant.
Police officers were able to contain and collect the chemicals. Four Hobart police officers were treated for exposure to chemicals. A spokesperson for White Castle said the restaurant reopened by 6 p.m. Friday following an inspection from the Hobart Board of Health.
Charges have not yet been filed.