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Somerville man arrested after Oxford Street meth lab bust

Posted by Matt Byrne  November 11, 2011 01:30 PM

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Genkin.JPGSomerville police arrested a 29-year-old man in connection to a drug lab busted Monday on Oxford Street that yielded evidence of purported methamphetamine-making materials and chemicals.

Grigory Genkin, accompanied by his attorney, turned himself in to Somerville Police, the department said today in a statement.

Genkin is charged with manufacturing/distributing methamphetamine, violating drug law near a school zone, and conspiracy to violate the controlled substance act.

A Drug Enforcement Administration task force swept the property Nov. 7 and in a daylong search, finding toxic chemicals used to produce the drug.

Other items believed to be dangerous were detonated by the State Police Bomb squad, police said.

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