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      Another meth bust displaces children

      Marilyn K. Brewer, 28

      Two Quincy residents are waking up in jail Tuesday morning after their home on 8th Street was searched.

      Melissa Tallcott, 32, Marilyn Brewer, 28, Richard Kramer, 54, and William Kramer, 58, were all arrested Monday morning.

      The Illinois State Police said after serving a search warrant authorities found methamphetamine, cannabis, firearms and drug paraphernalia inside the home.

      Tallcott and Brewer were lodged in the Adams County Jail on the methamphetamine charges.

      Richard Kramer and William Kramer were both released on a notice to appear in court.

      Brewer was out on bond for a previous methamphetamine case when she was arrested. She is scheduled to enter a plea on October 2nd.

      Four children were in the the home during the search and a fifth was attending school.

      All of the children were taken into protective custody by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.