Six people arrested in Pekin meth bust

By WEEK Producer

March 12, 2014 Updated Mar 13, 2014 at 10:36 AM CDT

PEKIN, Ill. -- Pekin police announced Wednesday that six people have been arrested and indicted for methamphetamine manufacturing.

Arrested were Jacob Reagan, 33, Aaron Perkins, 25, Timothy Grens, 40, Kyle Sebree, 22, John Reagan, 40, and Courtney Sykes, 23.

The arrests are part of what is called Operation Copperhead, a joint task force between Pekin police and Tazewell County Sheriff's Office.

All six are being held on federal charges.