MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – A Mt. Juliet man is in custody after authorities caught him allegedly manufacturing meth in a McDonald’s parking lot.
Patrick Decker, 41, was arrested by Mt. Juliet police and booked into the Wilson County jail on the charge of initiation of a process intended to result in the manufacture of methamphetamine.
According to Mt. Juliet police, restaurant management notified officers that someone was possibly making meth by a dumpster at McDonald’s shortly after noon Sunday.
Officers searched the area and located a plastic bottle containing materials used for a one-pot meth lab in a trash cart near the McDonald’s dumpster.
Decker was captured on video surveillance carrying the one-pot meth lab in the parking lot.