On Monday, November 8, 2010, the Springfield Police narcotics unit assisted by the Street Crimes Unit and members from the Patrol Division obtained a search warrant for 1926 Brown, looking for illegal drug activity. The visit resulted in the arrest of seven individuals, all from Chicago, and the confiscation of 86 grams of cannabis and over $2,500 in cash.
On Tuesday, November 9, 2010, suspecting the operation was still going on, Springfield Police returned to the same house with another search warrant. This time, they arrested one individual, and confiscated more than 94 grams of cannabis and over $1,100 in cash.
Arrested on November 8th for manufacture and delivery of 30-500 grams of cannabis were:
Rashawn Carter m/b 35 from Chicago,
Shannon Robertson m/b 29 from Chicago,
Antwan Grant m/b 29 from Chicago,
Brashawn Newton m/b 20 from Chicago,
Jeffery Dangerfield m/b 24 from Chicago,
Demetrius Robertson m/b 18 from Chicago,
Rodney Harris m/b 29 from Chicago.
Arrested on November 9th during the second search on the same charge:
Osman Q. Sandford m/b 24 from Chicago.