Three Charged With Armed Robbery, Drug Crimes

BERWICK — Three people face charges after police say an armed robbery led to a suspected drug lab bust in Columbia County.

According to police, Clayton Kelley and Nathan Young tried to rob an insurance agency on East Third Street around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Kelley and a third person, Amie Traugh, were found at a home along Monroe Street later, along with methamphetamine lab and drug paraphernalia.

It’s at least the ninth drug lab bust in Columbia County since late last year.

Kelley and Traugh face drug charges.

In addition, Kelley and Young face armed robbery charges.