The Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit concludes a two month drug investigation with the arrest of a Rockford resident on felony Drug Charges. The Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit was assisted by the Rockford Police Department with this investigation.
On Sunday April 6th, 2019, Terrell D. Sockwell, age 33, was arrested in Winnebago County on an arrest warrant obtained by the Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit. Sockwell has been charged with three counts of Unlawful Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Class 1 Felony). Sockwell remains in custody of the Winnebago County Jail.
A class 1 felony is punishable by 4-15 years in the Department of Corrections.
The Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit encourages anyone having additional information regarding narcotic trafficking or other criminal activity to call the Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit at (815)544-2135 or Crimestoppers at (815)547-7867.
Members of the public are reminded that these are only charges and are not proof of the defendant’s guilt. Every defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the State’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.