Police make arrest, seize drugs during search warrant

By WEEK Reporter

Police make arrest, seize drugs during search warrant

August 26, 2013 Updated Aug 26, 2013 at 5:39 PM CDT

BARTONVILLE, Ill. -- Bartonville police announced Monday that they seized more than 20 grams of drugs and arrested one suspect last week.

Authorities searched an address at the 6100 block of Washington on August 22.

After the completion of the search, Ernest Taylor, 24, was arrested and charged with Unlawful Use of Weapons, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Delivery or Possession with the intent to deliver a Controlled Substance.

Police said that 17 grams of cocaine, 2.8 grams of crack cocaine and 1.4 grams of heroin were seized from the residence.