CHARLESTON, Ill. (WCIA) — A local woman faces drug charges.
24-year old Martina Neese was arrested after police responded to the Days Inn, in the 800-block of West Lincoln, about 5:30 pm, Saturday. The call was for an odor complaint.
Management opened the door, saw what appeared to be drugs and called authorities. The occupants were not present at the time.
A search warrant was issued and about 500 grams of suspected cannabis, nearly 8-grams of suspected psilocybin mushrooms, $3,000 in cash and other drug packaging and paraphernalia were seized.
Neese is accused of manufacture/delivery of cannabis over 30 grams and possession of a controlled substance.