Rockford man arrested after police find ‘several baggies’ of heroin, cocaine


ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Around 9:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Rockford Police SCOPE officers recognized a vehicle near a parking lot at N. 4th and Market Streets that they saw had previously fled from officers on February 28.

When the driver exited the vehicle, officers identified him as 39-year-old Tyrone Pearson, who had a revoked driver’s license.

After searching, officers found a baggie of heroin and multiple baggies of crack cocaine along with
cannabis inside the vehicle.

Pearson is facing the following charges: Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Heroin with Intent to Deliver, and Traffic Offenses

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