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      Cocaine arrest during Hamilton traffic stop

      Officers with the Hamilton Police Department conducted a traffic stop and arrested Justin M. Conover

      A Hamilton, Ill. man was behind bars after a Wednesday traffic stop revealed a man was wanted on a drug warrant.

      Officers with the Hamilton Police Department conducted a traffic stop and arrested 27-year-old Justin M. Conover.

      The arrest was part of an ongoing drug investigation in the Hamilton area. More arrests are anticipated in the investigation.

      Conover was arrested on a warrant for unlawful delivery of cocaine.

      The felony is punishable by four to 15 years in prison upon conviction.

      Conover was transported to the Hancock County Jail and was released after posting bond.