According to the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department, 35 year old Ty Gaston was seen at the Crop Production Services parking lot in Anton, allegedly carrying a fire extinguisher which was frosted.
The deputy sheriff smelled a strong odor of anhydrous ammonia coming from the extinguisher.
Gaston was arrested and charged with knowingly possessing anhydrous ammonia not in a proper container with intent to manufacture meth. He was also served five outstanding bench warrants.
(photo courtesy of Hopkins County Jail)