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3 people arrested, facing drug charges after traffic stop in Franklin Co., IL

Anthony Granfeldt (Source: Franklin County Sheriff) Anthony Granfeldt (Source: Franklin County Sheriff)
Alecia Soto (Source: Franklin County Sheriff) Alecia Soto (Source: Franklin County Sheriff)
Shane Tate (Source: Franklin County Sheriff) Shane Tate (Source: Franklin County Sheriff)
FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

A traffic stop at ll. Rt. 148 two miles South of Sesser, Ill. early Wednesday morning resulted in several arrests, as well as the recovery of a large amount of methamphetamine and a loaded handgun.

Officials say Anthony A. Granfeldt, 36, of Valier, was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of more than 15 grams of methamphetamine and a DOC warrant.

Alecia R. Soto, 25, of Tamaroa, was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and unlawful possession of more than 15 grams of methamphetamine.

Shane M. Tate, 25, of Benton, was arrested and charged with obstructing justice.

All three are being held without bond pending review by the State's Attorney's Office and the sitting of bond by the Circuit Court.

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