UPDATED 2/2/18 – A Millsboro man has been arrested by Delaware State Police for manufacturing methamphetamine in a home. Police were called to a home on Millsboro Highway for a domestic complaint on Monday. 39 year old Elijah Cantrell left before police arrived, but was located at an apartment in Salisbury where he was arrested and extradited back to Delaware. He is charged with operating a clandestine laboratory and 2 counts of drug paraphernalia.
Delaware State Police searching for a man wanted for manufacturing meth in a Millsboro home. Police were called to the 30000 block of Millsboro Highway on Monday for a domestic related complaint. Police spoke with the occupant, who said she believed her son, Elijah Cantrell, was making meth in the home. Police discovered a one-pot “shake and bake” meth lab setup in the garage of the home. DNREC and Millsboro Fire Company coordinated a hazmat response. Police are searching for Cantrell, as he fled the home before officers arrived. Anyone who knows of his whereabouts are asked to contact state police.