STANLEY, N.C. -- The Stanley Police Department assisted by multiple surrounding police departments, discovered a meth lab after conducting a search.

According to police, items of evidence found included a small methamphetamine manufacture lab, crystal methamphetamine and assorted paraphernalia.

Police arrested Leigh Ellis, 29, Chad Woody, 39, Rebecca Bolen, 56, Josh Bolen, 30, and David Carpenter, 23.

Other departments that assisted in the search were Mount Holly Police Department, Gaston County Police Department, Gaston County Sheriff's Office and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation.

David Carpenter (Photo: Stanley Police Department)
Leigh Ellis (Photo: Stanley Police Department)
Chad Woody (Photo: Stanley Police Department)
Josh Bolen (Photo: Stanley Police Department)