Saturday, Sep 20, 2014
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Two arrested in meth bust; DCFS notified as children were present

2 years ago by Bob Gough

On Wednesday at 11:00 p.m., the Adams County Sheriffs Office, the Quincy Police Department, and the Illinois State Police assisted the West Central Illinois Task Force with the service of a search warrant at 1238 N. 26th Street in Quincy.  The warrant was served as part of an on going methamphetamine investigation.

 Master Sergeant Patrick Frazier with the task force reports that agents seized an active shake and bake methamphetamine laboratory, methamphetamine, and numerous components used in the production process.  

Bradley N. Nieders, 31, was taken into custody while in the process of manufacturing methamphetamine in the garage.  Nieders was arrested for Unlawful Participation in the Production of Methamphetamine.  

Also arrested during the service of the warrant was another resident of that address, Amber K. L. Barger,  26.  Barger was arrested on the charge of Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine.  Both subjects were lodged in the Adams County Jail.  

The Illinois State Police Meth Response Team responded to the scene to dispose of the hazardous materials.  Two children that were present in the residence were turned over to a family member. Agents reported the incident to the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and an investigation will be initiated.


From the Newsroom

Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 4 hours, 34 minutes ago

RT @chicagotribune: With Western Illinois in town, Pat Fitzgerald says NU taking on "a damn good football team" http://t.co/6iyi4sXYsa http…
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 9 hours, 23 minutes ago

One year after concealed carry, Chicago homicide rate plunges http://t.co/uOMz5Zwwx6
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 9 hours, 23 minutes ago

Illinois General Assembly exempts itself from spending cuts, appropriations process http://t.co/GHZEwTiOvc
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 17 hours, 45 minutes ago

@DOB23 He put the leadoff batter on...again. #badbaseball