Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Office reports that charges have been filed against two individuals following a traffic stop on Powder Mill Road on Thursday. 44-year old Timothy J. Wiseman of the 300 block of South Pence Street in East Alton has been charged with unlawful possession of cannabis with the intent to distribute between 30 to 500 grams and unlawful possession of cannabis, both felonies. The driver of the the vehicle, 59-year old Billy F. Cox of the 712 block of Condit Street in Wood River was charged with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, which is a misdemeanor.

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