Court Case Update

Case# 18SR-CR00227

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

9/4/18-Court enters Plea, Finding of Guilt, Sentence and Judgment
Count I-Suspended Imposition of Sentence; Defendant placed on supervised probation for 5 years
Defendant to serve 5 days shock Detention in St. Clair Co. Jail
Count II-Dismissed by State
Count III-$300 fine

Short, Amber
Age: 40  
City: Garden City  
Incident Date: 2018-05-06  
Arrest Date: 2018-07-17  
Additional Information

The charges come after a St. Clair County deputy made contact with a vehicle that Short was a passenger in on May 6, 2018. During questioning of Short, she denied of anything illegal in the vehicle. Upon a consented search of the vehicle, a baggie of a white crystal like substance, glass pipe, glass water bong, and two handguns were found.

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