Drug charges filed in Grundy County on 38-year-old woman

Charges Filed

Drug charges have been filed in Grundy County Circuit Court for a woman arrested late Friday night by the Highway Patrol.

Thirty-eight-year-old Melissa Brill faces two counts of possession of a controlled substance including methamphetamine and hydrocodone. There’s also one count of unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, described as a glass smoking pipe.

Bond on these charges is $15,000 cash or corporate surety. Brill also was arrested on offenses from last year: failure to register a motor vehicle in June and passing a bad check in January to the People’s Co-op. Bond on the misdemeanors adds up to $900.

Brill is to appear in the Associate Division of the Grundy County Circuit Court on October 22nd.

The highway patrol online report listed Melissa Brill with a Galt address when arrested Friday, however, the warrants show her address at Glenwood, Missouri.