Two arrested in Climax Springs meth bust

Matthew Fitzwater

Two people face drug charges after a search of a Climax Springs home Thursday turned up a methamphetamine lab.

According to the Camden County Sheriff's Office, the Camden County Street Crimes Unit and the Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group found a red phosphorus meth lab and meth at the home on the 100 block of Payton Place.

Matthew Fitzwater, 49, was charged with distribution/delivery/manufacture/production of a controlled substance and possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana, according to online court records.

Rebecca Randolph, 22, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.