One gram of cocaine and $10,000 cash was recently seized during a narcotic search.
According to Altamont Police Sergeant Cotton, an Altamont K-9 unit provided assistance to the Illinois State Police for the search. The officer, Corporal Holmann used his K-9 companion, Kimber, to sniff the vehicle and uncover the drugs. According to Cotton, $10,000 cash and one gram of cocaine was seized during the search.
The incident remains under investigation.