Two charged with sale of meth, controlled substances in Pittsfield in September investigation

PITTSFIELD, Ill. — The Pittsfield Police Department recently requested charges against two people as part of an ongoing investigation into the illegal sale of methamphetamine and controlled substances in Pittsfield.  Pike County State’s Attorney Zack Boren charged two subjects on Dec. 6 with felonies because of the investigation.  Boren charged Taylor Hicks, 26, with two…

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Pittsfield Police arrest three men for stealing from Farm and Home

Casey Lierly, 29, of Quincy; Eric Glas, 38, of Ursa; and Zachary Larsen, 27, of Quincy; were all charged with retail theft over $300, a Class 3 felony; possession of methamphetamine under five grams, a Class 3 felony; possession of a controlled substance, a Class 4 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.

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St. Louis man receives 20-year sentence after committing armed robbery in home of Pittsfield victim

PITTSFIELD, Ill. — Judge Debra L. Wellborn sentenced Jordan R. Rahaman of St. Louis on Thursday in Pike County Circuit Court to 20 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for an armed robbery committed on Sept. 8, 2021, in Pittsfield.  Wellborn also sentenced Rahaman to concurrent 5-year sentences on charges of aggravated battery causing…

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Pittsfield man facing charges of theft from youth football team, family that lost home in fire

PITTSFIELD, Ill. — The head coach of a youth football organization in Pike County was arrested last week and faces theft charges. Officers from the Pittsfield Police Department arrested 25-year-old Matthew J. Robinson, 25, of Pittsfield on Tuesday. A press release from the police department said the arrest is the result of an investigation into…

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