Columbia Co. officers find 28 grams of meth on suspect after police chase
A 23-year-old from Mazomanie is behind bars after law enforcement found 28 grams of meth and a scale on her following a police chase Wednesday.
PORTAGE, Wis. (WMTV) - A 23-year-old from Mazomanie is behind bars after law enforcement found 28 grams of meth and a scale on her following a police chase Wednesday.
The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office says the Columbia County Drug Task Force was conducting a drug investigation in Portage, when a person was spotted leaving an area known for drug dealing.
A detective with the Sheriff’s Office approached the person but the person took off running, taking members of the drug task force on a foot chase through a residential area.
Officers eventually caught up and captured the suspect in the 500 block of East Cook Street. On the suspect, law enforcement officers found about 28 grams of Methamphetamine, a scale and other drug paraphernalia.
Trenton Lilly has been charged with:
• Possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine 10g-50g
• Delivery of Methamphetamine
• Possession of drug paraphernalia
• Carrying a concealed knife by a felon
• Felony Bail Jumping
• Violation of Probation
Lilly is being held at the Columbia County Jail awaiting a court appearance.
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