Rockford Scanner™: Drug Bust in S Beloit, 2 Arrested


On June 4, 2019 at 5:00 am, members of the South Beloit Police Department conducted a search warrant at 1710 Gardner St., Tollway Inn. Two subjects were located in the room and taken into custody. A search of the room revealed approximately 23 grams of suspected heroin, 61 grams of suspected cannabis, drug paraphernalia, and cash.

This case was reviewed by the Winnebago County States Attorney’s Office and the following charges were authorized:

Arrested: 32 year old Jerrell S. Cotman of Chicago, IL
Charge: Possession with the intent to deliver a controlled substance (Class X Felony)
Charge: Possession with the intent to deliver cannabis (Class 3 Felony)

Arrested: 28 year old Morgan D. Golden of Beloit, WI
Charge: Possession of drug paraphernalia (Class A Misdemeanor)
Charge: Obstructing Identification (Class A Misdemeanor)

Jerrell and Morgan were lodged in the Winnebago County Jail and are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law