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Meth lab found at north Fla. Marriott

Materials to make meth
Posted at 10:01 AM, Jan 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-10 05:14:04-05

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Deputies responding to a call about credit card fraud found a meth lab at the Sawgrass Marriott in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Sgt. Chuck Mulligan of the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office told the Florida Times Union  two people were in custody Thursday morning after the lab was discovered.

Authorities say a HAZMAT team and firefighters arrived at the hotel near Jacksonville about 3 a.m. and five rooms were evacuated.

No further details were immediately available.