69-year old James Epperson is in the Peoria County Jail.
He’s charged with possession of cannabis and possession with intent to deliver.
His bond has been set at $100,000.
57-year old Georgette Heard was with Epperson.
She’s been given a notice to appear in court for the case.
The two were arrested around 1:19 Wednesday morning.
Peoria County Deputy Kenny and his K9 partner Omen are being recognized for their role in the arrests.
Kenny and Omen assisted the Multi-county Narcotics Enforcement Group (MEG) with arresting the suspects.