The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

March 21, 2013

Two men facing meth charges after search

From staff reports

CARTHAGE, Mo. — Two men who were arrested Sunday at a residence on the northwest side of Carthage have been charged with possession of chemicals with intent to manufacture methamphetamine.

The Jasper County prosecutor’s office charged Dusty R. Hodson, 27, and Calvin L Ratliff, 24, with the offense based on items seized during a search of the home by Carthage police.

Hodson and Ratliff were being held at the Jasper County Jail on bonds of $3,500.