Chicago man arrested on I-80 transporting meth

PRINCETON – A Chicago man was arrested on Tuesday in Bureau County after a traffic stop led to the discovery of purported methamphetamines. The TRI-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team stopped a vehicle on I-80, and during a free air sniff the TRI-Dent K9 indicated the presence of alleged narcotics coming from the vehicle. The search yielded over 1,000 grams of purported methampetamines and the driver, 63-year-old Theodis A. Bagby, was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver, a Class X Felony. Bagby was taken to the Bureau County Jail and was being held on a $350,000 bond.