William R. Carter was accused of providing a prescription narcotic to an 18 year old illegally. The woman was taken to St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital on Thursday, May 11th. Police were contacted on terms of a possible overdose.
Police lead a search on Carter’s residence where they recovered prescription drugs and paraphernalia. He was then arrested and charged with delivery of a controlled substance. The Effingham Police Chief says the young lady is very fortunate to have survived.
Investigation is ongoing.