DRUG-MAKING SCENE—Just some of the chemicals police recovered from a Thousand Oaks apartment last week suspected of housing a fentanyl manufacturing operation. Courtesy of TOPD
Clandestine labs are nothing new in the East County. For years, local narcotics agents combated tiny meth-making operations, and more recently, honey-oil manufacturing.
But apparently a new substance has arrived on the amateur drug-making scene: fentanyl.
A 23-year-old man is facing charges for manufacturing the ...