EAST CARONDELET, Ill. (KSDK) - A methamphetamine lab has been busted in East Carondelet, Ill.

St. Clair County Sheriff's Department, several other police agencies, and a tactical unit are executing a search warrant on the home in the 900 block of Illinois Avenue.

Mayor Herb Simmons confirmed a meth lab was found in the home. There are several other buildings on the property also being searched.

Police say this was a planned takedown. Officers and neighbors say this home is "a known drug house."

At least one person has been arrested. If charges are filed, they must come down in the next 48 hours.

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