Melody Stewart faces a conspiracy charge after being arrested during a meth lab raid at 109 Winger Ave, in Beckley. Police found two "shaker style" meth labs in the home during a raid on Tuesday.
Josh Dahlinghaus faces a charge of operating a clandestine drug lab at 109 Winger Ave in Beckley. Police found two "shaker style" meth labs in the home during a raid on Tuesday.
BECKLEY, W.Va. -
Law enforcement agencies in Raleigh County raided a home on Tuesday and discovered a meth lab.
Beckley Police teamed up with sheriff's deputies and state troopers to search a home on Winger Ave. in Beckley at around 4 p.m. on Tuesday. According to detectives they found two "shaker style" meth labs in the house. They also found a gun that had been reported stolen.
Police arrested Josh Dahlinghaus, 24, and MelodyStewart, 36. Dahlinghaus is charged with Operating a Clandestine Lab. Stewart faces a Conspiracy to Commit a Felony charge. Investigators said that both suspects confessed to the crimes.
Stewart is being held in the Southern Regional Jail on a $25,000 bond. According to the Southern Regional Jail, she also faces a parole violation. Dahlinghaus is being held on a $50,000 bond. Police said there could be more arrests made in connection with the crime.
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