News

Alleged meth maker arrested in ‘Breaking Bad’ T-shirt

Alleged meth maker arrested in ‘Breaking Bad’ T-shirt

'BREAKING BAD:' In this undated booking photo provided by the Cook County Sheriff's Office, Daniel Kowalski, a suburban Chicago man accused of operating a methamphetamine lab, wears a t-shirt for the fictional Los Pollos Hermanos chicken restaurant depicted in "Breaking Bad," a show about a methamphetamine manufacturer. Kowalski, 21, is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine manufacturing materials and precursors. Photo: Associated Press/Cook County Sheriff's Office

CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago man accused of operating a methamphetamine lab appears in his booking photo wearing a T-shirt from the television show “Breaking Bad.”

Daniel Kowalski’s mug shot shows him wearing a T-shirt for the fictional Los Pollos Hermanos chicken restaurant depicted in the AMC show about a methamphetamine manufacturer.

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office says deputies acting on a tip checked Kowalski’s home Monday. They found beakers, burners, chemicals and instructions for making meth in the house in unincorporated La Grange Highlands. Psychedelic mushrooms were also recovered.

The 21-year-old Kowalski is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine manufacturing materials and precursors. He was arrested in July 2013 on similar charges.

Kowalski’s bond was set Wednesday at $100,000. It wasn’t immediately known if he has an attorney.

News from ClarksvilleNow.com

flag-with-tags

today in Military, News

Bill to give veterans hiring preference fails

Bill was designed to help veterans and their spouses find employment.

color-casing-liberia

today in Military, News

101st Airborne Division heads home after successful mission in Liberia

Color casing ceremony signified the successful completion of a five-month deployment to Liberia.

election

today in News

Possible GOP candidates for president headed to Tennessee

Tennessee has kicked off a flurry of visits from potential Republican presidential candidates.

doghouse-edited

yesterday in News

Authorities respond to viral video of dogs in snowy Clarksville backyard

Several citizens lodged complaints saying the dogs were left in the cold without proper shelter.

net neutrality REUTERS

yesterday in News

FCC rules Internet companies must act in ‘public interest’

The regulatory agency voted 3-2 Thursday in favor of rules aimed at enforcing what’s called “net neutrality.”