McWade, Wright arrested on meth charges

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

On April 12 Mercer County Sheriff’s deputies checked on a suspicious vehicle near the Crop Production Service anhydrous plant in North Henderson.

Upon investigation deputies arrested Brian A. McWade, 32, of Viola for possession of methamphetamine precursors, possession of a controlled substance, unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, and unlawful use of property to manufacture methamphetamine.

Also arrested was Curtis L. Wright, 24, of Galesburg. Wright was charged with possession of methamphetamine precursors. Possession of a controlled substance, unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and obstructing justice.

Wright was also wanted on a Knox County warrant for obstructing justice. Both subjects were transported to the Mercer County Jail where they remain pending a court appearance.