Montana man charged of possessing cannabis, mushrooms in Mt. Vernon

Montana man charged of possessing cannabis, mushrooms in Mt. Vernon
Captain Weeks and Deputy Keoughan made a drug bust in Jefferson Co. IL (Source: Jefferson Co. Sheriff's Office)

MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) - A Montana man is facing charges after being caught with cannabis and other drug items in Mt. Vernon, Illinois.

According to the Jefferson Co., Ill. Sheriff’s Office, William Brent Larion, 41, of Deer Lodge, Montana was acting suspicious while parked in a vehicle at Huck’s convience store on 10th St.

He was found in possession of a large amount of cannabis, psilocybin mushrooms, gun ammunition and drug evidence.

He was taken to jail while bond was set for charges of trafficking, and possession of firearm ammunition by a felon and meth possession.

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