The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a 41-year-old Amelia man on multiple charges after a deputy says he saw the man had a methamphetamine lab inside of a pot inside of his car.

The deputy say they got a call about illegal drug activity, and they found Lee Boudreaux's car with the mini lab in it.

Detectives say after getting permission to search Boudreaux's car and home, they found multiple packages of cold medicine.

Boudreaux is facing the following charges:

Operation of a clandestine laboratory

  • Violation of uniform controlled dangerous substances law (drug free zone)
  • Manufacturing methamphetamine
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia