Michael Scherer Mugshot
PHOTO:Massac Co. Sheriff's Office
Search of Metropolis Home Yields Meth Arrest
By WestKyStar Staff
METROPOLIS, IL - One person was arrested Tuesday after deputies found methamphetamine in a Metropolis home.
At around 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, the Massac County Sheriffs Office served a search warrant on a home at 604 Johnson street in Metropolis. During the search, deputies discovered methamphetamine & methamphetamine precursors.
Deputies arrested 58-year-old Micheal Scherer. Scherer was jailed on Unlawful Participation in Methamphetamine Production, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Methamphetamine Precursors.
The Illinois State Police Meth Response Team was called to clean up the scene. Deputies were on scene for about two hours. Tips from concerned citizens were used for the initial investigation.
Published 02:39 AM, Wednesday Jan. 09, 2013
Updated 06:03 AM, Thursday Jan. 10, 2013