Meth lab found in Bloomingrose with children present

Fred Pace, EDITOR

March 18, 2013

BLOOMINGROSE A meth lab was found in Bloomingrose last week with two young children in the home, according to police.
Robert Stamper, 35, of Charleston has been charged with operating a meth lab and two counts of child neglect.
State Police investigators went to a Bloomingrose address last week where they had information about a meth lab being operated.
Inside, they found two shake and bake meth labs and Stamper hiding in a closet, police reported.
According to court documents, Stamper was wanted in Kanawha County and knew we was going to find the lab.
Two children, ages 3 and 11 months old were taken from the home, according to police.
Stamper was taken to the regional jail to await arraignment by a magistrate.