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Rockford man arrested after deputies find ‘large amount’ of cocaine

Staff Report

ROCKFORD – A Rockford man was jailed Tuesday after the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant in the 700 block of Ashland Avenue and located what is reported as a “large amount” of crack and powder cocaine.

Tommy C. Staff, 49, is charged with possession with intent to deliver 15-100 grams of cocaine.

Sheriff deputies executed the search warrant at about 8:30 a.m., Tuesday.

Staff is currently on parole from the Illinois Department of Corrections and is lodged without bond in the Winnebago County Jail. He made his first court appearance this afternoon.