A domestic disturbance call led to two people being arrested on methamphetamine-related charges on Friday evening. Georgetown police were dispatched to the 5100 block of St. John's Road in Greenville at approximately 6 p.m. due to a domestic disturbance complaint. However, when they arrived, they allegedly found a small amount of methamphetamine and paraphernalia used in packaging the substance on Justin M. Nelson, 27.
Melissa A. Conley
Justin M. Nelson
According to a release from the Georgetown Police Department, Nelson advised officers that Melissa A. Conley, 46, was manufacturing methamphetamine inside the home.
When Floyd County Sheriff's Department officers arrived to assist in the arrest, Conley allegedly admitted to having a pipe used to smoke the substance inside her home but refused to allow officers to enter the residence. Officers were able to obtain a search warrant, and the Indiana State Police Meth Team was contacted to assess the scene.
Upon its arrival, an active meth lab was located inside the home along with approximately 2.3 grams of methamphetamine and several additional items of drug paraphernalia, according to police.
Both subjects were arrested and taken to the Floyd County Jail.
Conley is charged with possession of paraphernalia, possession of hypodermic needles, possession of methamphetamine, illegal drug lab manufacturing methamphetamine, dealing methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance.
Nelson is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia and maintaining a common nuisance.