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State police arrest two for cannabis trafficking


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Posted Online: Feb. 10, 2014, 7:34 pm
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By Lisa Hammer, correspondent@qconline.com
Two Arizona men were charged in Henry County Circuit Court on Monday with cannabis-related crimes.

Manwaring Williams, 42, and Euton O. Henry, 41, both of Glendale, Ariz., were charged with Class 1 felony cannabis trafficking, Class 1 felony possession with intent to deliver and Class 2 felony possession of cannabis.

Mr. Williams also was charged with Class 3 felony possession of methamphetamine and Class A misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

According to the charges, the men were arrested in Henry County by Illinois State Police on Sunday. Judge Richard Zimmer set bond for both at $100,000.

Judge Dana McReynolds appointed Ed Woller to defend Mr. Williams and James Cosby to represent Mr. Henry. Preliminary hearings were set for Feb. 18.



















 



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