On 01/20/18 at approximately 12:07 p.m., Officers of the Dixon Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of North Ottawa Avenue. After further investigation, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department K-9 was called to the traffic stop. Subsequently, officers located suspected cocaine residue inside of the vehicle. Officers then located approximately 37.8 grams of cocaine on Dennis R. Milby, age 48 of Dixon, Illinois.
Milby was placed under arrested and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver (15-100 grams), which is a Class X Felony and Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance (15-100 grams), which is a Class 1 Felony.
Milby was processed at the Dixon Police Department and then taken to the Lee County Jail.
Citizens are reminded to call the Dixon Police Department at (815)288-4411 or CrimeStoppers at 1-888-Caught-U. (1-888-228-4488) Callers can remain anonymous and receive rewards of up to $1,000.00 if their information leads to an arrest.