Quincy, IL News - Journal930.com
Quincy, IL News - Journal930.com
Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015

Quincy man arrested on drug, alcohol charges while driving a backhoe on 4th St.

3 years ago by

William Minor was lodged in the Adams County Jail

A Quincy man was arrested Sunday on drug and alcohol charges.

49 year old William Patrick Minor of 1300 State was northbound on 4th Street in a 2000 Case backhoe just after 2 a.m. Sunday when officers conducted a traffic stop.

Minor did not have a slow moving vehicle emblem on the vehicle, and he failed to signal. Minor also did not have a valid driver’s license. Officers went to arrest Minor and he resisted.

Once in custody, Minor was found in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. During the search of the backhoe, officers located items used to manufacture methamphetamine.

Minor was arrested for ppossession of methamphetamine, resisting obstructing a peace officer, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence, no valid driver’s license, failure to signal, slow moving vehicle emblem and lodged in the Adams County Jail.