Two arrested after meth bust in Livingston County

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PONTIAC – The Illinois State Police say two individuals were taken into custody on drug charges after meth was found during a traffic stop on I-55. They say on Tuesday they stopped a vehicle near Odell and found during a search around five pounds of purported methamphetamine. Two men, one from Florida and one from Peoria were arrested. Charged with possession with intent to deliver was 21-year-old Angel Rupe of North Fort Myers, Florida and 30-year-old Devan Erving of Peoria. Both were taken to the Livingston County Jail, with Rupe being held on a $150,000 bond and Erving with a $250,000 bond.