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      Snow tracks lead to meth lab in Boone County

      Boone County Sheriff's Deputies arrested C ristopher Chaney, 34, for manufacturing a controlled substance.



      A Columbia man was arrested after authorities found a meth lab in Boone County.






      At 8 p.m. Tuesday night, the Boone County Sheriffâ??s Department found it in the 7700-block of La Porte Avenue.




      The bust happened after authorities got several reports of suspicious purchases from area businesses.




      While talking with the residents, deputies found a small but active meth lab near railroad tracks behind the apartment.




      Deputies said tracks in the snow led back to the apartment.




      They also found components of a meth lab inside the apartment.




      Deputies arrested Christopher Chaney, 34, for manufacturing a controlled substance.

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