Court Case Update

Case# 18SR-CR00327

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

10/17/18-Court enters Plea, Finding of Guilt, Sentence and Judgment
Count I: Defendant sentenced to 7 years in MO Dept of Corrections; execution of sentence suspended; defendant placed on supervised probation for 5 years
Count II: $150 fine

5/3/19-Arrested for a probation violation

McNeely, Christopher
Age: 46  
City: St. Joseph  
Incident Date: 2018-03-29  
Arrest Date: 2018-10-04  
Additional Information

The warrant comes after a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to a suspicious vehicle broke down at the intersection SW 1371 Road and SW 850 Road on March 29, 2018. Upon arrival, the deputy noticed a male suspect walking around the vehicle. After making contact with the driver and passenger, the deputy received consent to search the vehicle. A search of the vehicle resulted in negative findings. A pink glass pipe was located next to a fence in front of the vehicle by a deputy.

McNeely stated, after being read his Miranda Rights, that when he saw the patrol vehicle coming he tossed the glass pipe from his pocket.

News Links
The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release Oct. 1-8, 2018

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office