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Illinois men charged with meth dealing

By David Hotle | Jul 28, 2017



RIVERSIDE — Two Illinois men were arrested Thursday afternoon at the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort and have been charged with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.

According to the Washington County call log, Eric McIntosh Jr., 24, of McHenry, Illinois, and Markell Dishe Price, 23, of Chicago, Illinois, were both arrested at the casino. Conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine is at a minimum a Class C felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison and up to a $50,000 fine.

The Washington County Communications Center received a call at 12:30 p.m. saying that a man was being chased by several men in protective vests. On arrival deputies found Department of Criminal investigation and Iowa State Patrol officers on the scene with McIntosh and Markell.

They were transported to the Washington County Jail.

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