A search warrant led to a major arrest on Monday in Taylorville. Taylorville Police started an investigation into narcotics on the 900 block of West Rich Street. Complaints were lodged from neighbors about traffic in and out of the house. On Monday, March 22nd, TPD obtained a search warrant at that location and initiated it late at night.
Upon entering the home, 38-year-old Joshua M. Declerck and 42-year-old Nathan Domonousky were both arrested. Declerck, currently on parole, was arrested for an armed violence Class X Felony, possession of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver, and possession of a firearm by a felon. Domonousky was arrested for possession of a stolen firearm, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver. Several grams of meth was recovered along with scales and baggies.
Taylorville Police Chief Dwayne Wheeler thanked State’s Attorney Mike Havera and Judge Brad Paisley for the assistance. This investigation is ongoing and other co-conspirators are being investigated.