WSFA 12 News Exclusive: Man finds drug lab in future home

Montgomery, Ala. (WSFA) -- It's a surprising find for a man out house hunting with his daughter.

During a final inspection of a home in the Capital Heights neighborhood, Randall Juliet came across a hidden drug lab.

The man stumbled upon this room in the attic of a house Saturday.

Inside stood a shocking discovery.  Invesitgators pulled multiple marijuana plants and growing equipment from the secret room.

Juliet tells WSFA 12 News he's still surprised by the find.

"We'd seen some water marks on the ceiling, and we went upstairs to see where the water leak was.  We saw the room up there, and I was like, 'Oh, my gosh! What have we got?'" Juliet explained.

The Montgomery Fire Department's Hazardous Materials Unit rushed to the scene.  Police tell WSFA 12 News they're still trying to determine a suspect.

Stay with WSFA 12 News for the latest developments in this story.