Police search for 2nd person in connection with meth operation

Rock County officials are looking for a second person in connection with a methamphetamine operation.

A 37-year-old man was taken into custody Friday in connection with a police investigation in which numerous items used to make methamphetamine were found in a home, according to a news release from the Rock County Sheriff’s Office.

Police uncovered the methamphetamine operation at a home west of Janesville during a search warrant execution Friday.

Sheriff Robert Spoden said the department’s SWAT team, along with Janesville police and the Department of Criminal Investigation, searched a home on County Road A in Center Township and found numerous items associated with methamphetamine production.

Police said 37-year-old Keith Rose was taken into custody on a probation violation in connection with the search. Rose faces tentative charges of manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine drug paraphernalia and knowingly possessing methamphetamine waste.

Police are looking for Brittany Bobzien for questioning associated with the case, according to the release. Her whereabouts are unknown, but she may be driving a gray 2007 Pontiac G6 with Wisconsin license plate 618-ZFX.

Officials ask anyone with information on where she may be to call 608-757-2244.