NEWS RELEASE – Armed Violence
SHILOH POLICE DEPARTMENT
Case Number: #22-00047
Contact: Detective Sergeant Kyle Bade
Contact Number: 618-632-9047
On Saturday, January 15, 2022, at 7:30 P.M. Shiloh Officers observed a vehicle in the 2300 block of Country Road in Shiloh with a registration violation. A traffic stop was made on the vehicle, and while making contact with the driver items were observed in plain view developing probable cause. During a search of the vehicle subsequent to arrest, a loaded AR style pistol was located on the passenger side floorboard and a large quantity of unsealed cannabis was found. The suspect did not have a valid Firearm Owners Identification Card. The case was presented to the St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s office for warrant review.
On Sunday, January 16, 2022, St. Clair County Assistant State’s Attorney Jason Emmanuel issued a two-count warrant # 22CF0012601 for Armed Violence, a Class X Felony, and 22CF0012602 for Delivery of Cannabis between 30-500 grams, a Class 3 Felony, charging Carl D. Neal, 25, of 8000 block Packard Drive in St. Louis, Missouri with the above crimes.
The warrant was reviewed by Judge Alana Mejias who set Neal’s bond at $85,000.00 with 10% to apply. Neal is currently in custody in St. Clair County Jail for want of bond.
*All persons are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.