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.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol has confiscated more than 100 pounds of marijuana after a traffic stop in western Missouri.
A Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper searched the trailer and allegedly found the marijuana and a loaded gun inside his rig.
Police say Michael Stuart gave them permission to search the car.