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Man charged with selling cocaine in bathroom of Bloomington bar

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BLOOMINGTON — A 23-year-old man is facing cocaine-dealing charges after police say they were asked to remove him early Saturday morning from a Bloomington bar.

An arrest record provided by the McLean County State's Attorney's Office said Bloomington police officers were told by a manager at a bar on downtown Main Street that they believed someone was selling cocaine in the bathroom and they wanted him removed from the business.

Police entered the bar and found a man who fit the manager's description, the report said, and searched his bag. Officers said in the report they found three bags holding cocaine, and a clear pill labeled as psilocybin.

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The record identified the man as William J. Moon, and said he admitted to selling the bags of cocaine for $95 each. He was arrested at 1:20 a.m. Saturday.

Additionally, the record stated a fourth bag of cocaine was found after Moon was searched at the jail. Police said in the report the seized bags weighed about 6.5 grams.

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Moon was charged with manufacturing or delivering of less than 15 grams of cocaine, a Class 2 felony, and possession of a controlled substance, a Class 4 felony, the arrest record said.

His bond was set at $25,000 and his arraignment hearing is scheduled for Dec. 10. 

Contact Brendan Denison at (309) 820-3238. Follow Brendan Denison on Twitter: @BrendanDenison

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