Two arrested on cannabis charges after search of detached garage on North Henrietta

Norman Braddix Jr.
Norman Braddix Jr.

Online Staff Report

Norman Braddix Jr., 65, and Jay L. Macklin, 52, both of Rockford, face cannabis charges after the Rockford Police Department Narcotics Unit searched Braddix’s detached garage at 106 N. Henrietta Sept. 17.

The Narcotics Unit had received information that an individual was involved with selling cannabis from his detached garage. Detectives were familiar with Braddix from prior police contact.

The detectives began an investigation, and it concluded with executing a search warrant at the location Sept. 17. Six adult males were found inside the garage, including Braddix. During the search, detectives located more than 95 gross grams of cannabis. The cannabis was packaged for individual sale.

Braddix was charged with possession with intent to deliver cannabis and is being held on $5,000 bond. Macklin was

Jay L. Macklin
Jay L. Macklin

charged with possession of cannabis and has bonded out.

Posted Sept. 19, 2014

Enjoy The Rock River Times? Help spread the word!