From:              Hannibal Police Department

Date:                January 12, 2023

Phone:             573-221-0987   

Fax:                  573-221-3966

Contact:          Chief Jacob Nacke


 Woman Arrested for Trafficking Drugs

On Thursday, January 12th 2023 a warrant was issued in the 10th Judicial Circuit Court of Marion County charging Erica R. Sydnor (35) with Trafficking Drugs in the 1st Degree. The charges are a result of an investigation by officers assigned to the Anti-Crime Enforcement Squad (ACES) regarding the sale of fentanyl. On Wednesday a search warrant was executed in the 2100 block of Hope Street and a substance believed to be fentanyl was recovered. Sydnor was arrested as a result of the investigation and placed on a 24 hour hold. Sydnor remains lodged in the Marion County Jail on $100,000 cash only bond.

Citizens are encouraged to report drug activity to the Hannibal Police Department at 573-221-0987 or by visiting our website at


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