Two arrested on drug charges in Jo Daviess County

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(From left to right) Shannon M. Bertucci, 38, of Hanover; Gavin J. Carter, 21, of Hanover.

(From left to right) Shannon M. Bertucci, 38, of Hanover; Gavin J. Carter, 21, of Hanover.

Two individuals were arrested on drug charges after law enforcement searched a residence in Jo Daviess County

On Thursday around 7:45 a.m., officers from several law enforcement agencies executed a search warrant at 137 Wapello Street in Hanover.

As a result of the search, Shannon M. Bertucci, 38, and Gavin J. Carter, 21, both of Hanover, were arrested.

Bertucci is charged with:

  • Unlawful possession of methamphetamine
  • Unlawful possession of hypodermic syringe/needle
  • Unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Two counts of endangering the health of child

Carter is charged with:

  • Unlawful possession of methamphetamine
  • Unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia

The Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Hanover Police Department, the Galena Police Department, the Stockton Police Department, and the Elizabeth Ambulance.

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