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Chicago Man Wanted on Warrants Now Facing Drug Charge Following Traffic Stop in Carmi

Larry Tyree (Photo: White County Jail)

CARMI – A Chicago man was arrested on a drug charge and a few arrest warrants following a traffic stop by Carmi Police just after noon Friday in Carmi.

According to Carmi Police, 31-year-old Larry R. Tyree was a passenger in the vehicle that was stopped on Third Street just off of Centerville Road.

Tyree was arrested for illegal possession of cannabis in a motor vehicle. He was also arrested on failure to appear warrants out of White, Edwards, Perry and Williamson counties.

Tyree’s total bond was set at $2,150 cash. He was held in the White County Jail.