Police arrest man with loaded gun and drugs

Published 04/07 2014 06:36AM

Updated 04/07 2014 10:15AM

RANTOUL -- A man was arrested after police say he was caught with a loaded gun and drugs. It happened Saturday night, in the 1700-lock of Pheasant Ridge. After searching Steven Moffett, 22, an officer says he found a loaded .22 revolver along with bags of drugs, including cocaine, ecstasy and marijuana.

Moffett was arrested for unlawful use of a weapon, armed violence, manufacture/delivery of cannabis and manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance. His bond is set at $100,000.

Police say the arrest was made after an officer checked the registration for a parked car. Moffet was inside, along with the car's owner, Gregory Brumfield, 36.

Brumfield had an outstanding warrant. He was also arrested for violating parole, but police say no other charges have been filed against him.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Featured Coupon


Featured Business