Four men are facing charges following the discovery of an alleged Meth-making operation in Wood River last week at a home in the first block of Second Street. Police discovered the suspects and equipment following a tip early last Friday morning and the suspects were taken into custody and were formally charged in Madison County Court this week.
Charged with unlawful participation of meth manufacturing, possession of meth manufacturing materials and unlawful possession of meth are 53 year old Timothy Thomas of the residence, 45 year old Kevin Barnes of the 100 block of West Third in Roxana, 42 year old Todd Partridge of the 100 block of Tomlinson Street in East Alton, and 23 year old Samuel Burney of the first block of Heather Way in Wood River. Bond for each has been set at $200,000. The men are due in court August 29.