Kennett Police: Raid meth lab and find kids

KENNETT,MO (KAIT) – Upon raiding a possible meth lab, police encountered young kids inthe home.

KennettPolice Strategic Response Team searched a home on the 200 block of JonesStreet.

Officersarrested Dwayne Whitley and Anitra Johnson, both of Kennett.

Threechildren ages 8, 7, and a newborn, found inside the home were immediatelyturned over to the Dunklin County Juvenile authorities.

Chargesincluded attempt to manufacture and possession of a controlled substance, andthree counts of child endangerment.

Bothsuspects were transported to the Dunklin County Jail.

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