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Shot fired in Steele, man arrested

Jonathan Lewis Foreman (Source: Missouri VineLink) Jonathan Lewis Foreman (Source: Missouri VineLink)
Evidence found during traffic stop (Source: Steele Police Department) Evidence found during traffic stop (Source: Steele Police Department)
STEELE, MO (KFVS) -

A man from Steele is behind bars, accused of shooting at a man early Wednesday morning.

According to Chief Billy Joe Stanfield, an on duty officer heard a gunshot and a short time later a man called police to report that someone fired a shot at him.

The officer and deputies from Pemiscot County conducted a felony traffic stop on the suspect’s vehicle.

Chief Stanfield said the officers found a 9mm handgun, SKS assault rifle, several rounds of ammunition and baggies of marijuana packaged for sale inside the car.

29-year-old Jonathan Lewis Foreman was arrested at the scene.

He is charged with unlawful use of a weapon, armed criminal action, and possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.

Foreman is being held on $75,000 bond. Chief Stanfield said more charges could be filed against Foreman once the investigation is complete.

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