Case #:18-1172
February 25, 2019
Case #: 19-241
March 1, 2019

NEWS RELEASE
SHILOH POLICE DEPARTMENT

February 21, 2019
Case Number: #18-1073
Contact: Detective Sergeant Kyle Bade
Contact Number: 618-632-9047

On Thursday August 23, 2018 at approximately 8:47 P.M. the Shiloh Police Department responded to the 100 block of Meadowbruck Lane in reference to subjects being inside of a residence which had been condemned due to numerous ordinance violations. Upon officer’s arrival on scene, all subjects were questioned, and a subject was taken into custody for an outstanding warrant. While checking the subject, a small amount of white powder was found on their person. The subject was taken to St. Clair County Jail for the outstanding warrant, and the powder was submitted to the Illinois State Police Crime Lab for analysis. Once results identifying the powder was provided, the case was submitted to the St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office for review.

On Wednesday February 20, 2019 St. Clair County Assistant State’s Attorney Elizabeth Nester issued warrant, #19CF0027101 for Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine, a Class 3 Felony, charging Amber Hardy of the 600 block Donna Drive in O’Fallon with the above crime.

The warrant was reviewed by St. Clair County Judge Julie Katz who set Hardy’s bond at $20,000. Hardy is currently at large.

*All persons are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.