April 9, 2024

Case #: 24-00379

NEWS RELEASE - Unlawful Possession of Cannabis 


Case Number: #24-00379
Contact: Detective Justin Nollau
Contact Number: 618-632-9047

On Saturday, April 6, 2024, at approximately 9:14 P.M., the Shiloh Police Department performed a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation.

Through investigation, probable cause was developed to search the vehicle. The driver and passenger of the vehicle were taken into custody following the search. The passenger was later released. The results of the case were forwarded to the St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office for review.

On Monday, April 8, 2024, St. Clair County Assistant State’s Attorney Beth Nester issued warrant #24CF0059201 for Unlawful Possession of Cannabis More Than 100 Grams and Less Than 500 Grams, a Class 4 Felony, charging Lamarr Box Jr., 19, of the 1400 block of South E Street in East St. Louis, Illinois with the above crime.

The warrant was reviewed by St. Clair County Judge Sara Rice, who signed the warrant as valid. Box Jr. is in the custody of the St. Clair County Jail pending a pre-trial detention hearing.

*All persons are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.

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