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Three Arrested on Meth Charges in Carlinville
Three people from Carlinville are behind bars on meth charges.
The first arrest was in the 500-block of West First South Street Friday. There, police found meth materials and an active meth lab in an apartment. Denzil Ridenour Jr., 44, faces charges for making meth and possession of meth manufacturing material. He's at the Macoupin County Jail on a $75,000 bond.
An hour later, in a separate bust, officers arrested Ashley Crenshaw, 23, and Randy Cairns, 28. Each is charged with possession of materials to make meth, and possession of meth. They are also in the Macoupin County Jail on a $75,000 bond.