A tip about a man disposing of meth waste leads to a drug arrest.

Adams County Sheriff’s deputies say the received a call around 6 p-m Sunday about a man disposing of meth waste along St. Anthony’s Road near Illinois 96. Deputies identified 50 year old Paul Bradley as the suspect and located him at 3914 Halfpap Lane. Deputies say Bradley tried to flee from the rear of the residence and dispose of evidence but he was apprehended without further incident. A search of Bradley’s residence yielded items consistent with meth production. Bradley is in the Adams County Jail pending a court appearance.