Three people were arrested Thursday after an investigation into cocaine sales in LaSalle and Livingston counties.
39-year-old Bradley S. Thompson, of Streator, was picked up in a Livingston County traffic stop. His bond was set a $2 million for unlawful delivery of cocaine. Police also arrested 59-year-old Rodney R. Wells, of Ottawa, from his home. His bond was set a $1 million for unlawful delivery of cocaine. 56-year-old Teddy A. Wheeler, of Ottawa, was arrested in the area Norris Drive and Porter Street in Ottawa. His bond was set a $1 million for unlawful delivery of a controlled substance. All three subjects were taken to the LaSalle County Jail.
Police also conducted search warrants in Ottawa, Streator, and Pontiac and are said to have gathered more evidence. The investigation was done by the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Teams.