Former funeral home worker was supposed to spread the ashes, but kept them in the trunk of his car for several years, say police.
Franklin County narcotics officers served their seventh warrant in the past eight days.
A shooting occurred Tuesday in University City when two undercover officers were trying to arrest a drug suspect.
Police arrested two suspects Thursday in an abandoned garage.
Twenty-five people, including several members of the Saddle Tramps Motorcyle Club, face federal drug charges after a major meth and cocaine bust.
At a press conference Thursday announcing the capture and charges of more than 58 people, Kelly said the area is “in a state of lawlessness.”
23-year-old Kyle Garvey is charged in Madison County with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver it.
Eight pounds of marijuana, seventeen grams of cocaine, and forty six suspected doses of LSD were found after Madison County Sheriff’s Deputies raided a home in Godfrey Friday.
Illinois State Police say street value of the drugs seized Wednesday during a traffic stop is $790,000.
Twenty-one individuals suspected of being part of a methamphetamine manufacturing and distributing network were taken into custody.