Ryan M. O'Keefe, 26, was arrested and charged with multiple offenses when concerned residents in Wonder Lake reported suspected drug sales in the area, sheriff's police said.
- POLICE & FIRE
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Concerned residents in a Wonder Lake neighborhood suspected drug sales were taking place in their streets. After receiving the tip, McHenry County Sheriff's deputies conducted surveillance in the area. As a result, deputies observed a drug transaction on Tuesday, Nov. 6, and pulled over a blue, 2006 Chevrolet Canyon at Hilltop Road and Seminole Drive, according to McHenry County Sheriff Keith Nygren. The driver, Ryan M. O'Keefe, 26, 210 N. Draper Rd., McHenry, was arrested and charged with driving on a suspended drivers license, Nygren said in a press release. During the investigation, sheriff’s deputies recovered about 6.8 grams of heroin, six Suboxone pills, multiple items of drug paraphernalia, the 2006 Chevrolet Canyon and $202.00, …
Two Waukegan suspects arrested at Wauconda forest preserve; Waukegan man charged with drug induced homicide in relation to death of 26-year-old Wauconda man.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO), Criminal Investigations Division (CID), made two arrests and seized heroin in the course of investigating the death of a 26 year-old Wauconda man who died from a heroin overdose in the morning hours on May 16. According to a news release from the LCSO, Deputies and Coroner investigators called in CID after determining the scene reflected the death was the result of a drug overdose. In an investigation led by Det. Chris Covelli, members of CID were able to identify the probable source of the heroin and subsequently were able to establish contact with that individual. On May 18, at approximately 7 p.m., Sheriff’s detectives working in an undercover capacity, contacted Douglas Moses and arranged to…