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October 24, 2014, 4:21 pm
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Local Drug Busts Score Marijuana and Cocaine

Local authorities have made two significant drug busts in the last day.


James Merrifield
James Merrifield -- Click for larger image

The recently-reformed Sangamon County DIRT team raided a home on North English Tuesday morning, seizing more than 100 marijuana plants, drug paraphernalia, and cash.


40-year-old James Merrifield was arrested.


Meanwhile, city police found marijuana and cocaine in a bust at a home on South Grand Avenue East.


Officers seized cash and a car that they say was used for drug transactions.


28-year-old Eric Bias is facing multiple drug charges.



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