Brookport, Illinois man wanted in drug investigation


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

BROOKPORT, Ill. - The Massac County Sheriff's Office is searching for a Brookport man who is wanted in a drug investigation.

Investigators obtained a search warrant yesterday for a home in the 100 block of East 3rd Street in Brookport. A subsequent search turned up cannabis, prescription medication, scales, plastic baggies and drug paraphernalia.

Police are looking for 23-year-old Derrick Pruitt in connection with the investigation.

Anyone with information on Pruitt's whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Massac County Sheriff's Office at (618) 524-2912.