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Tri-DENT agents arrest Ottawa woman

OTTAWA — Mary K. Hutcheson, 27, of Ottawa was charged with the Class 2 felony of unlawful delivery of less than one gram of a controlled substance (cocaine) at 6:50 p.m. Nov. 8 in the 1400 block of Route 6 in Ottawa.

During the buy/bust operation, Tri-DENT agents conducted a controlled purchase of less than one gram of cocaine from Hutcheson. Following the purchase, a LaSalle County sheriff’s deputy made a traffic stop on a vehicle that Hutcherson was in. She was taken into custody without incident and transported to the LaSalle County Jail.

Tri-DENT consists of officers from LaSalle, Streator, Princeton, Oglesby and Mendota police departments along with LaSalle, Bureau and Putnam County sheriff’s offices.

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