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Crystal Lake man charged with defrauding drug screening

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 4:19 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 12:14 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man was charged Tuesday after a probation officer found evidence that he tampered with his drug test, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office announced.

Ayrton G. Capetillo, 19, was charged with the defrauding of a drug screening test, a Class 4 felony. He was released from the McHenry County Jail on Wednesday after posting $1,000 bail.

McHenry County Probation and Court Services contacted sheriff investigators Tuesday when a probation officer discovered the evidence inside a bathroom after Capetillo's drug screening, the sheriff's office said.

Capetillo is due in court Friday.

– Stephen Di Benedetto

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