10 months ago by Denise Donley
Woman arrested on four felony meth charges
One Quincy woman was arrested after officers found a shake and bake meth lab in her house.
Officers with the West Central Illinois Task Force and the Illinois State Police Methamphetamine Response Team served a search warrant Wednesday night at 623 Oak in Quincy.
Seized during the warrant was a shake and bake methamphetamine laboratory and methamphetamine manufacturing waste.
Resident of 623 Oak, Melissa L. Beldon, age 44 was arrested on four felony meth charges including aggravated unlawful participation in methamphetamine production, unlawful possession of methamphetamine precursor, methamphetamine manufacturing waste, and methamphetamine related child endangerment.
A four year old child was also at the residnece at time of the search. The Department of Children and Family Services was contacted and an investigation will be conducted.
Beldon was lodged in the Adams County Jail. Additional charges are pending.