Duo arrested after investigators find meth lab at N. Charleston motel

Howell and Mcardle.
Howell and Mcardle.

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Investigators have arrested two Goose Creek men after police found a meth lab at a North Charleston motel.

The North Charleston Police Department charged 29-year-old David Howell with attempt to manufacture methamphetamine, and 33-year-old Thomas Mcardle with possession of methamphetamine.

The arrests stems from a narcotics investigation at the Motel 6 on Ashley Phosphate Road.

On Friday, authorities say they recovered methamphetamine from Mcardle and Howell, along with numerous items used to manufacture meth.

Howell's bond was set at $25,000, while Mcardle's was set at $5,000.

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