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Man Arrested After Drug Bust In Decatur


DECATUR, IL- Ecstasy, pot, cocaine, a gun and cash: that is what the Decatur Street Crimes Unit allegedly found during a drug bust Wednesday.

Decatur Police say they busted a house in the 700 block of West Prairie Street just before 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Police say they found 88 Ecstasy pills, around 700 grams of marijuana, 50 grams of crack cocaine, a stolen handgun and hundreds of dollars in cash inside the home.

The approximate value of the drugs is $20,000.   

Police arrested Tyree Barnes, 29, on charges of manufacture and delivery of 15-200 Ecstasy pills, manufacture and delivery of 500-2000 grams of cannabis, manufacture and delivery of 15-100 grams of cocaine and possession of a stolen firearm.

Barnes is now being held in the Macon County Jail.

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