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Three Newfane residents are facing charges after the Niagara County Drug Task Force executed two search warrants early Monday and discovered meth labs.

Task force officers executed a search warrant on a home in the 5,000 block of Ide Road at 6:30 a.m. Monday and discovered Holliane M. Balk, 28, and Walter T. Fraser 41, with meth-making materials. Balk and Fraser were both charged with second-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Fraser also had an active arrest warrant for misdemeanor drug possession in the town of Lockport, stemming from a Feb. 4 incident.

Less than 30 minutes earlier Monday morning, Task Force officers executed a search warrant on a home in the 7,000 block of Railroad Avenue in Newfane and discovered Britannee A. Holm, 29, with meth-making materials. She was charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Police say the arrests followed a month-long investigation into drug activity at the two homes.