Three Columbus residents were arrested Monday on accusations they made methamphetamine.
Jade Thomas, 25; Danielle J. Hand, 28; and James Kelley, 30, are accused of making meth at Thomas’ 3 Beachwood Heights home, arrest reports state. All were arrested at Thomas’ home, though at different times.
Reports state that Thomas made meth and sold it to pay bills as well as for personal use. The room she made the drug was next to a walkway where two children, 1 and 6 years old, lived, reports show. Kelley was arrested outside the home on outstanding warrants, his arrest report states.
Thomas and Hand are charged with two counts of manufacturing methamphetamine in the presence of children and one count each of the following: Violation of the Georgia Controlled Substance Act, trafficking methamphetamine and manufacturing methamphetamine.
Kelley is charged with trafficking methamphetamine, manufacturing methamphetamine in the presence of children, manufacturing methamphetamine, obstruction of an officer, fleeing or attempting to elude, violation of the Georgia Controlled Substance Act, second-degree criminal damage, suspended driver’s license and reckless driving.