Drug suspect's motorcycle to be sold by sheriff's office

JACKSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Office was recently awarded a motorcycle after a lengthy investigation and court proceeding, and will be auctioned off.

The 1999 Harley Davidson Softtail motorcycle was owned by an area drug suspect.

The motorcycle will be sold at an auction with the proceeds going to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office Drug Asset Forfeiture Fund. Money form the fund is used to supplement the Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office Project Safe Neighborhood Drug Task Force, according to Lt. Michael S. O'Leary.

Sealed bids will be accepted at the sheriff's office from June 15-July 5, O'Leary said. Anyone interested in bidding on the bike should contact the Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office at 618-687-3822 for more information.

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