Court Case Update

Case# 17SR-CR00468

Count I-class D felony possession of a controlled substance
Count II-class D felony possession of a controlled substance
Count III-class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia

7/2/18-Court enters Plea, Finding of Guilt, Sentence and Judgment
Counts I and II-Defendant sentenced to 5 years in Mo Dept of Corrections; execution of sentence suspended; defendant placed on supervised probation for 5 years
Count III-$500 fine

Phillips, Charles
Age: 63  
City: Appleton City  
Incident Date: 2017-10-09  
Arrest Date: 2017-10-10  
Additional Information

The arrest stems from an attempt to find a person with an active warrant. St. Clair County deputies arrived at Phillips’ house in search of a wanted individual. Deputies asked for and was given consent to search the house for the suspect. A female individual was found in the kitchen. A deputy spoke with Phillips and informed him of reports of drug trafficking at his residence. The deputy asked for consent to search his house for drugs and consent was again given. During the search deputies found methamphetamines and drug paraphernalia.

News Links
The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Release Oct. 9-16, 2017
St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Updates Oct. 9-13, 2017
St. Clair County Sheriff's Office