November 29, 2007
AUGUSTA, Ga.---Two people are in jail after a a meth lab bust at 2995 Riverwatch Parkway. That's the Value Place hotel.
Deputies responded to the hotel after receiving a tip. The suspects were found cooking meth in one of the hotel rooms.
Value Place Corporate Statement
Wichita, Kan. - November 29, 2007 – This morning, Value Place personnel observed suspicious behavior from guests who recently checked into the Riverwatch Parkway Value Place in Augusta, GA. Suspecting drug use, Value Place personnel immediately contacted the police and appropriate authorities. When police arrived, they confiscated illegal narcotics and related paraphernalia. The suspects were then taken from the scene.
Thanks to our extensive staff training and observant employees, these individuals were quickly removed from the property.
Unfortunately, illegal drug usage happens all across America, but Value Place has a zero-tolerance policy. Value Place will not tolerate, under any circumstances, illegal drug use in our properties. We will continue to work with law enforcement on this case to ensure that the appropriate legal measures are taken.
Value Place is committed to providing ultra-clean and safe lodging, and our staff will continue to enforce our strict policies to ensure the safety and comfort of all Value Place guests.
About Value Place
Value Place is an extended stay hotel chain founded by Jack DeBoer in 2003 to provide remarkably affordable, ultra clean and secure extended stay lodging for independent business owners, professional consultants, families and individuals who are on the move to a new job assignment or relocating to a new community. Now with nearly 70 hotels operating in 19 states and expanding nationally, the Value Place Brand is the creation of the management team that developed Residence Inn (now owned by Marriott), Summerfield Suites (a part of the Hyatt hotel chain), and Candlewood Suites (an Intercontinental hotel chain company) and is headquartered in Wichita, Kansas. To find out more about Value Place or to make a reservation, visit us at valueplace.com or call 1-800 ValuePlace.