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Two arrested in Beckley meth lab bust

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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. 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. 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.
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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.