Meth Arrests in Austin

Updated: 07/28/2014 3:45 PM
Created: 07/28/2014 1:38 PM

ABC 6 NEWS) - Two people are facing drug charges after being arrested at a popular Austin outdoor spot.

Police went to East Side Lake on Saturday afternoon on a report that two people in a car parked near the lake’s boat landing were acting suspiciously.

Officers said the two occupants were evasive when questioned, but both later admitted to smoking meth in the car.

A 43 year old man from Trimont and a 43 year old woman from Great Falls, Montana were arrested for charges that could include fifth degree controlled substance crimes and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The man was also arrested for being a felon in possession of a dangerous weapon – law enforcement mace.