Traffic stop ends in drug charges

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Carbondale Times

A Carbondale man faces heroin and cannabis charges after he was arrested late Monday evening in Energy.

Energy Police arrested Keenan J. Reliford, 22, following a traffic stop that occurred around 11:22 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18.

The stop was for several alleged violations of the Illinois Vehicle Code, but upon making contact with the driver, Reliford, officers found he was in alleged possession of suspected heroin and cannabis.

Reliford was taken to the Williamson County Jail. 

Formal charges and court dates were not readily available Tuesday morning.