Regency Inn Fire Caused By Meth Lab

By Scott Sarvay

January 27, 2011 Updated Jan 27, 2011 at 5:44 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - It was a meth lab that started a blaze early Wednesday morning at a Fort Wayne hotel.

Police arrested 25-year-old Jessica Smith, and 44-year-old James Russell Junior who now face drug related charges.

Firefighters were called to the Regency Inn early Wednesday morning. Once the flames were extinguished a meth lab was found.

Both Smith and Russell suffered burns in the incident.

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