Meth lab found in room at Hartsville motel

Photo Courtesy: Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd

Police evacuated the Hartsville Motel on North 5th Street after they say a makeshift meth lab was found Thursday afternoon in the bathroom inside one of the rooms.

Three people have been taken into custody. Their names and specific charges aren't being released.

Officers say they went to the motel after getting a tip of the meth lab.

A cleanup crew was called to Hartsville to dismantle the makeshift lab, according to police.