31-year-old man from Illinois taken into custody for drug distribution.
By H. Nelson Goodson
Hispanic News Network U.S.A.
March 3, 2016
Kenosha, WI – On Wednesday, a joint Kenosha Drug Operations Group (KDOG) arrested Lionel Reyes, 31, of Park Ridge, Illinois for drug possession with intent to distribute THC (marijuana). Reyes was arrested at the Woodman’s Market parking lot around 1:30 p.m., according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Office.
Reyes was charged with two felony counts for drug manufacturing of THC (200 – 1000 grams) and for possession of THC (10,000 grams) with intend to deliver. Bond for Reyes was set at $50,000 cash.
If convicted, Reyes is facing up to 6 years in prison and $10K in fines for manufacturing THC and up to 15 years in prison and $50K in fines for intent to deliver THC.
Police confiscated 81.13 ounces of marijuana in five vacuumed seal bags worth more than $28,395.
Kenosha HDOG authorities with the Chicago DEA executed a search warrant at Reyes’ home in the 1700 block of Potter Rd. in Park Ridge and confiscated 10 pounds of high-grade marijuana worth more than $56,000, multiple weapons including two hanguns, a rifle, shotgun, ammunition and $120,000 in cash.