Six area residents were charged following a meth lab investigation at 2705 College Drive early Friday morning.

Dale Allan Smerud, 49, Waukon; Jessica Lynn Kipp, 33, Ossian; Carrie Connie Crawford, 22, Dorchester; Stanly George Colsch, 31, Dorchester; Justin James Bradley, 28, Decorah; and Keith Allan Munson, 55, Decorah, were arrested after law enforcement located active labs at the residence during the time of a search warrant.

All six were charged with manufacture of a controlled substance - methamphetamine, a Class B felony; possession of a drug precursor - Lithium, with intent to manufacture, a D Felony; possession of a drug precursor - ethyl ether, with intent to manufacture, a D Felony; and possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine.

The Decorah Police Department was aided by the Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office, Decorah Fire Department, Winneshiek Medical Center, Winneshiek County Attorney's Office and Calmar Police Department.