Court Case Update

Case# 17SR-CR00498

Count I-Class D felony possession of a controlled substance
Count II-Class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia

1/10/18-Court enters Plea, Finding of Guilt, Sentence and Judgment
Counts I and II-Defendant sentenced to 7 years in Mo Dept of Corrections; Sentences on both counts to be served concurrent with each other and concurrent with any other sentence Defendant has
Count III-Defendant sentenced to one year in St. Clair Co. Jail; sentence to be served concurrent with sentences on Counts I and II

Watkins, Casey
Age: 36  
City: Springfield  
Incident Date: 2017-10-25  
Arrest Date: 2017-10-25  
Additional Information

The arrest comes after a K9 did an exterior sniff test of vehicles in the parking lot. The K9 alerted to the presence of narcotics on a vehicle that was registered to Watkins. Deputies waited for her to exit the Sheriff’s Office and made contact with her. They explained that the K9 alerted to the presence of narcotics on her vehicle and that they were going to search her vehicle. She admitted to having a pipe in her purse that was sitting on the front seat. The pipe field tested positive for methamphetamines.

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office