Wanted man arrested, charged with drug-related crimes


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

MASSAC COUNTY, Ill. - A man wanted by authorities is behind bars.

On Thursday, investigators from the Massac County Sheriff's Department went to a home on Unity School Road in Massac County, Illinois.  That's where they found the man they were looking for, 51-year-old Willis E. Scott.

During the arrest, investigators saw what they thought to be meth ingredients.  After getting a search warrant, investigators searched the home.

They say they found meth along with several ingredients in its manufacture.  They also found ammunition.

They charged Scott with aggravated participation in meth manufacturing.