Court Case Update

Case# 18SR-CR00481

Count I-class C felony receiving stolen property

Gilbert, Stephanie
Age: 55  
City: Springfield  
Incident Date: 2017-10-28  
Arrest Date: 2019-03-06  
Next Court Date: 2020-07-16  
Additional Information

On Oct. 28, 2017, a St. Clair County deputy pulled Gilbert over for careless and imprudent driving. The deputy made contact with Gilbert and seen that she was upset and crying. She stated that people were trying to run her off the road. The deputy asked if Gilbert would step out of the vehicle and speak with him. As she stepped out of the vehicle, she stated that there was a loaded pistol in her backpack. The deputy asked for consent to search her vehicle and to check the firearm to make sure it was legal. Gilbert gave consent, but didn’t know if the gun was legal, because she had bought it from an individual.

A record check of the firearm showed that it was stolen out of Springfield, MO.

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The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release March 4-11, 2019
St. Clair County Sheriff's Office