State, federal and local officials delve into mystery of missing chemical containers at Ontario Municipal Airport

Officials are still trying to figure out what happened to containers containing hazardous chemicals that vanished from the Ontario Municipal Airport in December. (The Enterprise/PAT CALDWELL).

ONTARIO – City, state and federal officials are trying to untangle a mystery involving 24 containers of hazardous chemicals that disappeared from a work site at the Ontario Municipal Airport sometime between September and December.

The plastic jugs were discovered at the former operation site of Beck’s Spray Services Inc. at the airport in the wake of a city investigation last spring . . .