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Deputies seize pot, cash in home of Lake County man

Roger L. Lambrecht
Roger L. Lambrecht

LAKE COUNTY – Sheriff’s deputies seized 54 pounds of marijuana and $230,000 in cash after executing a search warrant in the home of a Lake County man.

Roger L. Lambrecht, 43, was arrested and charged with possession of cannabis over 5,000 grams, a Class 1 felony, and possession of cannabis with the intent to deliver over 5,000 grams, a Class X felony.

His bond is set at $150,000.

Deputies raided his house Thursday in the 31000 block of Pineview Boulevard in unincorporated Lake County.

The search was part of a partnership between the Lake County Sheriff’s Office newly formed Gang Task Force and the McHenry County Sheriff’s Police Narcotics Task Force.

– Zach Brooke

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