Four arrested in ongoing Franklin County meth investigation

FRANKLIN COUNTY — Four people were arrested on meth-related charges by the Southern Illinois Drug Task Force in Valier Wednesday as a result of an ongoing investigation in Franklin County.

Officials say 28-year-old Joshua P. Gray, of Valier, is charged with unlawful disposal of methamphetamine waste, unlawful possession of methamphetamine, unlawful possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

Crystal S. Flood, 29, of Valier, is charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful disposal of methamphetamine manufacturing materials, unlawful possession of methamphetamine and unlawful possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials,

Michelle A. Conner, 31,  and 32-year-old Jeremy L. Conner, both of Christopher, are charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful disposal of methamphetamine manufacturing waste, unlawful possession of methamphetamine and unlawful possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials.

All four were taken to the Franklin County Jail pending an appearance in court. The case will be prosecuted by Franklin County State’s Attorney Evan Owens.