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Two Rushville residents arrested; police find crystal meth

Posted: Feb. 21, 2013 10:14 pm Updated: Mar. 7, 2013 11:15 pm

RUSHVILLE, Ill. -- Two Rushville men are in custody on suspicion of methamphetamine and cannabis possession after search warrants were served at two Dewey Street houses Thursday morning.

Schuyler County Sheriff Don L. Schieferdecker said materials of a crystal methamphetamine lab, crystal meth and cannabis were found at 611 Dewey. Cannabis, methamphetamine precursors and drug paraphernalia were found at 613 Dewey, he said.

Tim Riner, 49, of 611 Dewey, was taken into custody on charges of production and manufacture of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine and possession of cannabis.

Aaron Trone, 29, of 613 Dewey, was lodged on charges of unlawful procurement of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Both men were lodged in the Schuyler County Jail and are scheduled to appear in court on March 13.

Assisting were Illinois State Police, West Central Illinois Task Force and the Rushville City Police.