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Cannabis Manufacturing Arrest - Wataga


On Monday, January 31, 2011, at approximately 2:30 AM, agents with the Multi-County Narcotics Enforcement Group (MEG) and Deputies from the Knox County Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant at 121 W. Willard Street, Wataga, IL.

As a result of this search warrant, agents seized one hundred and eighty-three (183) cannabis plants and miscellaneous equipment used to grow marijuana.

Thomas S. Green, w/m, 05/20/1977, of 121 W. Willard Street, Wataga is currently being held in the Rock Island County Jail on drug related charges.  In Knox County, Green faces pending charges of Unlawful Possession of Cannabis, Possession with the Intent to Deliver Cannabis and Unlawful Manufacturing of Cannabis.

Director Larry M. Hawkins
(309) 697-2596