Possible meth bust on Evansville's east side

Police made an arrest after meth-making items were found at an Evansville hotel.

41-year-old Richard Torres was arrested and charged with dealing meth and resisting arrest. Police say there was also a warrant for his arrest.

We're told that a witness told officers he saw a white bag being dropped out of a back window at Howard Johnson off Green River Road late Monday morning.

Officers say when they arrived, Torres ran and was caught near Eastland Mall. Police say a taser was used to stop him.

Investigators say that white bag was filled with meth-making items. The investigation is ongoing.

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