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Man attempts to pay for fast-food with 4 baggies of heroin

By William Martin 12:29 PM November 21, 2017
Darryl E. Ross

A man attempted to get fast food in exchange for several baggies of heroin, according to police in Illinois.

The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office said that they have arrested 34-year-old Darryl E. Ross after being accused of handing 4 baggies of heroin to a restaurant employee.

Ross has been charged with possession with intent to deliver and possession of a controlled substance.

He was booked into the Winnebago County Jail and his bail has been set at $50,000.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on Saturday, at the Culver’s restaurant located on Harrison Avenue.

Ross pulled up to the drive-thru window and ordered food.

When the female employee asked for money, Ross handed her 4 baggies with a white substance.

The employee alerted a manager.

The manager handed over the baggies to a police officer who was eating at the restaurant.

The police officer detained Ross until backup arrived.

Police searched Ross’ vehicle, where they recovered additional baggies.

Seven baggies tested positive for cocaine and two for heroin.

The 4 baggies that were given to the employee tested positive for heroin.