A Polo man is in custody following his arrest this past weekend.
Robert Ennenga, 53, Polo, was taken into custody and charged with knowingly intent to deliver methamphetamine 15-100g Class X Felony, possession of methamphetamine 15-100g Class 1 felony, possession of controlled substance (cocaine) under 15g class 4 felony, possession of controlled substance (heroin) under 15g class 4 felony and possession of drug paraphernalia a class A misdemeanor.
After an investigation, deputies were able to obtain a search warrant and on Friday April 9 at 1:12 p.m., Ogle County Sheriff Deputies executed a search warrant in the 300 block of North Congress Avenue in Polo. During the search, deputies located Methamphetamine, heroin, cocaine and drug paraphernalia.
Ogle County Sheriff Brian Van Vickle explained that his department started a drug enforcement group of deputies who investigate drug-related crimes and which led to Ennenga’s arrest. They began investigating Ennenga in January of this year.
Ennenga’s last citation was a traffic offense in 2017; however, going back to 2008 he was arrested for delivery of cannabis and disorderly conduct. Prior to that, he had arrests for unlawful delivery of cannabis, illegal possession of birds of prey and unlawful taking/possession of deer in 1999. In 2001, he was in court for illegal possession of ammunition, cannabis and drug paraphernalia.
Van Vickle doesn’t expect any more arrests as a direct result of this investigation.
Ennenga was taken to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond, which was set at $300,000.
On April 10 at 12:12 a.m., Ogle County Sheriff Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 1000 block of North Illinois Route 2.
After an investigation, deputies arrested Mary Lindquist, 22, Rockford, for no valid driver’s license.
Lindquist was also issued a citation for operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
Lindquist was transported to the Ogle County Jail in Oregon where she was released to correctional staff and held in lieu of bond.
On April 12 at 2:19 a.m., deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 8000 block of North Illinois Route 251.
After an investigation, deputies arrested Ericka Munoz, 28, Rockford, for no valid driver’s license. Munoz was also issued citations for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and an equipment violation.
Munoz was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was released to correctional staff and held in lieu of bond.
On April 12 at 4:39 p.m., deputies located a vehicle stuck in the ditch just off of the northbound ramp on I-39 at IL Route 72.
The vehicle had also recently been called in as driving recklessly in the area.
After an investigation, deputies arrested Richard Kinney, 65, Belvidere, for improper container of cannabis as a driver.
Kinney was additionally issued citations for improper lane usage and an expired registration.
Kinney was released on an I bond at the scene and was given a future court date.