A Granite City Illinois man was taken into police custody in Cape Girardeau. The arrest was made at 9:39.p.m. on Wednesday night. The man taken into custody was identified as 50 year-old John D. Edwards. He was arrested for possession of a controlled substance of methamphetamine, and a Felony for unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. He was transported to the Cape Girardeau County Jail. He was held there for 24 hours before being released.