Two arrested after citizen complaint leads to Goose Creek meth lab

Investigators discover meth lab in Goose Creek following citizen complaint
Gallimore and Howell. (Source: GCPD)
Gallimore and Howell. (Source: GCPD)

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - A citizen complaint led to the discovery of a methamphetamine lab in Goose Creek on Monday.

The Goose Creek Police Department says officers responded to 433 Anita Drive acting on a citizen complaint.

Officers say they spoke to the resident of the reported home and obtained consent to enter the residence.

According to a police report, officers found evidence of a meth lab. A search warrant was then obtained resulting in the discovery of a meth lab.

Police arrested 29-year-old David Howell and 24-year-old Ashley Gallimore, who both live at the home. The two have been charged with manufacture, distribution of methamphetamine, possession of less than 1 gram of meth, and disposal of methamphetamine waste.

Additionally, Howell was charged with criminal conspiracy.

Investigators from the Charleston office of the Drug Enforcement Administration responded to the scene.

A clean-up crew was also called to collect materials for disposal.

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