Claremont police busted its second meth lab this year just after 10 pm on Friday. On a search for 47 Myrtle Street The Claremont Police Department along with numerous state and federal agencies including the, NH Attorney General’s Office Drug Task Force and the Drug Enforcement Administration found an operating meth lab. Police arrested and charged Jason Hollywood, 36 with felony manufacturing of a controlled drug, felony possession of a firearm and an outstanding bench warrant.
The D.E.A. Clandestine Lab teams rendered the scene safe and cleanup efforts are ongoing. Hollywood will be arraigned in the 5th Circuit Court, Claremont District Division on Monday March 23, 2015.
On January 15, Claremont Police and drug agencies shut down a Meth Lab at the residence of Jason Smith on 302 Plains Road.