A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff;’s Department:
Cary Drug Surveillance Leads to Arrest of Elgin Man
On April 30, 2018, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Police Narcotics Task Force (which includes Task Force Officers from Lake in the Hills PD and McHenry City PD) and the U.S. Postal Service Police arrested Bradley A.W. Rantz, 22, after serving a search warrant on his home in the 800 block of Logan Ave., Elgin.
Over the past week, investigators conducted surveillance on a residence in Cary after receiving information of suspicious packages being delivered there.
On Monday, investigators followed a vehicle from Cary to the Elgin address, where they observed a similar delivery.
Two other adults and a juvenile were released from the scene.
A search resulted in seizures of $7,014 U.S. currency; 14 pounds of cannabis; 21 pounds of cannabis edibles;
- 1 pound of cannabis wax;
- 11 grams of cocaine; and
- digital scales, packaging materials, and drug paraphernalia.
The estimated street value of the illegal drugs seized was $65,000.
The Elgin Police Department and the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office assisted
with this investigation.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office encourages anyone with information regarding criminal activities to contact either the McHenry County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-762-STOP (7867), The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at (815) 338-2144, or the tip line email address; TipLine@co.mchenry.il.us. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a
reward up to $1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the offender(s).
Arrested: Bradley A.W. Rantz (Male 22), 827 Logan Ave. , Elgin, Illinois
- Unlawful Delivery of a Controlled Substance (class 1)
- Unlawful Possession of Cannabis w/Int to Del. (class 1)
- Unlawful Possession of Cannabis (class 2)
- Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance (class 4)
Next court date in Kane County: TBS by judge
The charges against this individual are merely allegations against him. All defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.