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Compton house fire leads to one arrest; possible PCP lab is found
Compton house fire leads to one arrest; possible PCP lab is found

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s officials say a man was badly burned in Compton early Tuesday when a possible in-home drug-manufacturing lab burst into flames. Sheriff's Sgt. Ulysses Cruz said deputies were on patrol about 3:15 a.m. when they saw a house fire in the 1100 block of 137th Street and went to investigate. As deputies turned onto the street, a vehicle in front of the burning home sped off and the deputies gave chase, Cruz said. Moments later, the car stopped and a passenger inside jumped out and ran, Cruz said. Deputies caught up to the man, who Cruz said had serious burns across his body. Paramedics rushed him to a hospital where he will be taken into custody by authorities once...

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