COLUMBUS, IN (WAVE) - Indiana State Police found several pounds of drugs, numerous guns and explosives while executing a search warrant near Columbus.
ISP confirmed that around 6 p.m. Thursday served a search warrant at a home on West State Road 46 near Columbus.
At this home troopers found an operational methamphetamine lab and a marijuana growing operation, ISP said. About an ounce of methamphetamine, five grams of heroin, 25 pounds of marijuana, 10 pounds of pseudoephedrine, more than 75 guns, ammunition and 8 improvised explosive devices were also found on the property.
Gregory A. Traylor, 59, was arrested and taken to the Bartholomew County Jail.
Traylor faces manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, dealing a narcotic drug, possession of a narcotic drug, maintaining a common nuisance, dealing marijuana, cultivating marijuana, possession of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine precursors with intent to manufacture, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a destructive device charges.
The ATF was contacted due to help with the investigation due to guns and explosives being found.
ISP verified that Traylor may face additional charges and more suspects may be charged in this case.