Suspect found with 271 pounds of marijuana misses court date
MORGAN CO, Ill. (WICS) —
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a New York man who missed a court day in Morgan County.
Yang Li and another suspect were arrested near South Jacksonville after police found 271 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop last month.
Li is charged with cannabis trafficking, possession, and possession with intent to deliver.
The other suspect, Chan Lio of San Francisco, has pleaded not guilty to all charges.
His trial is set to start in April.