Court Case Update

Case# 18SR-CR00310

Count I-class D felony possession of a controlled substance
Count II-class E felony unlawful use of a weapon
Count III-class A misdemeanor unlawful possession drug paraphernalia- prior offense

06/13/19-Court enters Plea, Finding of Guilt, Sentence and Judgment
Court I: Court grants Suspended Imposition of Sentence; Defendant placed on supervised probation for 5 years
Count II: Dismissed by State
Count III: $750 fine

Maxwell, Heath
Age: 48  
City: Osceola  
Incident Date: 2018-07-18  
Arrest Date: 2018-07-18  
Additional Information

The arrest comes after St. Clair County deputies were advised of a careless and imprudent driver on Highway 13. A search of the surrounding area revealed a car matching the description and license plates was located at The Port Convenience Store. Deputies made contact with the driver and passenger of the vehicle. A K9 unit did an exterior sniff test of the vehicle and alerted to the presence of narcotics. During a search of the vehicle a baggie with a white crystal like substance was found along with a glass pipe. A field test of the white crystal like substance was positive for methamphetamine.

News Links
The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release July 9-16, 2018
St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Updates July 16-20, 2018
St. Clair County Sheriff's Office