Children removed from home after meth lab found

Robert Miller

The West Central Illinois Task Force, Quincy Police Department and Adams County Sheriff's Office arrested three Quincy residents late Sunday night after a raid.

Larry A. Maggart, 38,and April M. Baker, 33, both of 921 N. 11th and Robert M. Miller, 51, of 315 Lind were all arrested on methamphetamine-related charges after the 10 p.m. raid at the North 11th Street.

Maggart and Baker were arrested on charges of aggravated participation in meth production, unlawful use of property and meth-related child endangerment.

Miller was arrested on aggravated participation in methamphetamine production and unlawful possession of meth.

Two children that were present in the residence were turned over to a family member.

The Department of Children and Family Services will investigate the incident.

The Illinois State Police said agents seized a shake and bake meth lab, processed methamphetamine, numerous components used in the meth manufacturing process, cannabis, and drug paraphernalia.

Additional arrests are possible.