People v. Branch

Illinois Appellate Court
Criminal Court
Citation
Case Number: 
2014 IL App (1st) 120932
Decision Date: 
January 15, 2014
District: 
1st Dist.
Division/County: 
Cook Co., 3d Div.
Justice: 
HYMAN
Holding: 
Affirmed.
Defendant was convicted, after jury trial, of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Officer witnessed Defendant give a man cash after eight hand-to-hand transactions, and officer later found Defendant in possession of 11 individually packaged capsules of heroin. Jury could have reasonably found that drugs Defendant possessed on arrest were not a separate supply, and that he intended to deliver remaining heroin capsules. (NEVILLE and MASON, concurring.)