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Information: Narcotics arrest



Date: 03-26-2015


Time: 1300 hours


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Narrative: On Tuesday, March 24, 2015 members of the Winnebago County Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 6520 South Meridian Road in southwest Winnebago County.

During the execution of the search warrant, cocaine, marijuana (to include a marijuana growing operation), two handguns and United States Currency was recovered.

Matthew T. Wollitz (DOB 05-02-1983) was taken into custody and charged as follows:

     -Violation of Illinois Controlled Substance Act (possession with intent to deliver cocaine 100-400 grams)

     -Violation of the Cannabis Control Act (possession with intent to deliver cannabis 2000-5000 grams)

     -Production of Cannabis Plants

     -Unlawful use of a Weapon by a Felon

The charges against Wollitz are merely accusations. He is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in court.












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Sheriff Gary Caruana                            

Supervisor   Authorizing Release



Date: _03/26/15___   Time:   __1300 Hours___



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