Meth making caused a fire at an apartment building earlier this month, according to the Roane County Sheriff’s Office.
Justin Michael Owens, 23, was arrested after an investigation.
According to the sheriff’s office report, Sgt. Mitch Grigsby responded to 4466 Kingston Highway on a report about suspicious materials found at the scene of a structure fire. Grigsby said he entered the bedroom of Apt. 6 and discovered numerous meth-making items, including Coleman fuel, drain cleaner, aluminum foil and plastic bottles.