Video: Mexico Digs Deep to Uncover Meth Lab in Sinaloa
The laboratory may be the nation’s most sophisticated illegal drug lab ever, says Mexican Army.
This brief video, in Spanish, gives viewers a sense of the size of the operation, which was underground in every respect. Insight, the magazine for the watchdog group Organized Crime in the Americas, reports on the details: “The two-story underground facility, used to produce methamphetamine, had an elevator and air conditioning system. Hidden just outside the city of Culiacan, the lab measured 39 feet long by 33 feet wide, and was equipped with a kitchen, bedrooms, workrooms and a warehouse.” Officers bagged 260 kilos of methamphetamine, 180 gallons of liquid meth, and uncounted additional bags of “precursor materials” during the cleanup"