But making meth is cheap to make requiring ordinary products like drain cleaner and pseudeoephedrine, which is found in cold and allergy medicine. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Gmoser is scheduled to try the case himself. While the foursome were not actually found making meth, they had the ingredients needed in the vicinity of a child, which increases the offense to a second-degree felony. Thank you for reading the Journal-News and for supporting local journalism. Jones said meth production, which used to be seen mostly in rural areas, has invaded the cities making it even more dangerous in heavily populated neighborhoods, while others are driving around with ingredients in cars. Meth lab clean up is pricey with most police agencies getting little state help, Gmoser said. Jones promises more arrests are to come. Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Journal-News.