Bond set

A Watseka man facing drug charges was before an Iroquois County judge Wednesday afternoon.

Judge James Kinzer set bond for Thyrl Fixk Jr., 32, at $250,000. Fisk was arrested by Illinois Department of Corrections Parole Division agents and Watseka Police Nov. 5.

He was charged with possession of met precursors, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

According to police reports police were summoned to his residence in the 100 block of East North Street after the parole agent conducted a search of the residence. During the search, parole and police located an active meth lab, a small amount of methamphetamine and numerous items of drug paraphernalia.

Assistant States Attorney Alex O’Brien noted that the home is across from Nettie Davis school. Fisk is currently on parole for meth manufacturing.

As of press time, Fisk was still incarcerated. His next court date is 9:30 a.m. Nov. 15.