Police arrest Rockford man on drug, weapons charges during search warrant

News
matthew brown_1556633344295.jpg.jpg

21-year-old Matthew Brown was arrested on drug charges Monday after police received complaints of drug trafficking at his residence.

The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office says the narcotics unit conducted a search in the 3400 block of Constance Drive around 9 a.m.

During the search of the home, police found a loaded handgun, loaded shotgun, cannabis, ecstasy pills, Alprazolam pills, Adderall pills, and cash.

Brown was charged with armed violence, unlawful use of weapons by a felon, three counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession with intent to deliver cannabis, and no FOID card.

He was lodged in the Winnebago County Jail.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Video

Made in the Stateline

More Made in the Stateline

Education Matters

More Education Matters

Behind the Badge

More Behind the Badge

Stateline Strong

More Stateline Strong

Trending Stories