An explosion at an apartment off East Randol Mill road in Arlington was likely caused by a drug lab, police said.
Officers seized more than 21 pounds of methamphetamine, cash and a car from the apartment. No one was injured.
We responded to assist @ArlingtonTxFire on an investigation at an apartment complex where a fire occurred. It was determined bad guys had a drug lab. Over 21 lbs. of meth seized along with cash & a car. 2 suspects arrested! pic.twitter.com/Rhdu1eHDpy— Will Johnson (@ArlingtonChief) January 13, 2018
The fire was reported about 11 p.m.at the Plantation Place Apartments in the 700 block of East Randol Mill, near AT&T Stadium. Two women were arrested, police said.
Nancy Cruz-Rodriguez, 39, and Odalys Corrales, 18, each face charges of manufacturing a controlled substance. Corrales also faces a child endangerment charge.
Five apartments were affected by the fire.
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