Investigation continues into cause of Slaton fire - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Investigation continues into cause of Slaton fire

SLATON, TX (KCBD) - A Slaton man was released without charges Wednesday night after a fire damaged his home.

Lieutenant Rick Lewis with the Slaton Police Department says the man was temporarily detained when a very small amount of marijuana was found in the home in the 500 block of Garza Street in Slaton. He says it was not a useable amount.

Lewis says the man gave police permission to search the residence and no other drugs were found. The man was released at the scene.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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