Five arrested, charged in Janesville drug investigation

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JANESVILLE, ill. (WIFR) -- Four people were arrested on warrant Friday, and five were charged, as Janesville Police followed up on a drug investigation.

Police say the warrant stemmed from an arrest of one of the suspects, 18-year-old Trysten Reyes, last Friday.

The suspects are connected to alleged drug activity in the 300 block of E. Racine Street. Police conducted the search warrant around 11:40 a.m. and took the following suspects into custody:

Deon Noyce, 23, charged with obstruction, department of corrections warrant, possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of marijuana.

Taylar Johnson, 20, charged with possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana, and felony bail jumping.

Krystal Parker, 41, charged with maintaining a drug house trafficking place.

Virginia Stewart, 40, charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Reyes was also charged with possession with the intent to deliver cocaine in connection to the investigation.

Janesville Police say people who associate with the address "claim they are a member of a gang, associate with gang members and have violent criminal histories."