A man wanted on a federal parole violation warrant is in custody following his arrest early Thursday morning in Quincy.


Quincy Police say the arrest follows use of a search warrant at 322 College at 4 a-m Thursday. The department’s emergency response team assisted the West Central Illinois Task Force. Authorities took 33 year old Victor Weems into custody. Police say Weems is believed to have ingested a quantity of suspected heroin and that he was taken to Blessing Hospital for treatment. Weems is in the custody of U.S. Marshals and further charges are pending.