Rockford Police Arrest Man In Drug Investigation

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The Rockford Police Department’s M-3 Street Team has taken a suspected drug dealer off the streets.

Officers pulled over a vehicle near 15th Avenue and 10th Street for a registration violation just before 2:30am Monday morning.  A K9 search revealed cannabis and a loaded handgun.

Officers took James Horton, 27, into custody.  He was a passenger in the vehicle.  He’s charged with armed violence, aggravated unlawful use of weapons and possession with intent to deliver.

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