Police: Del. man had meth lab in basement

February 23, 2011 12:33:04 PM PST
Police in New Castle County have arrested a man who was allegedly making meth inside his home.

59-year-old Terry Olson, of the 500 block of Basin Road in New Castle, is facing a number of charges.

The illegal operation was first discovered following a tip to police last week. Officers then executed a search warrant on Tuesday.

Once inside, authorities say they found a large methamphetamine laboratory in the basement of the home.

Olson was arrested without incident and was being held on $33,500 secured bail.