Drug Arrests in Jasper County


Published on July 31 2012 11:31 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

Court appearances were expected today for two people arrested on drug charges in Jasper County Monday.

Jasper County sheriff's deputies executed a search warrant at 505 Liberty Avenue in Newton.  Deputies arrested 30-year-old Michael E. Kibler and 25-year-old Amanda D. Harrington at the scene.  Deputies seized drugs, drug paraphernalia, methamphetamine precursors and video surveillance equipment.

The Jasper County Sheriff's Office was aided in its investigation by the Newton Police Department, Jasper County State's Attorney Kevin Parker, the Southern Illinois Response Team and the Jasper County Health Department.