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Haywood City, MO man arrested, facing weapon charges

Freddie Banks Sr. (Source: Scott County Sheriff's Office) Freddie Banks Sr. (Source: Scott County Sheriff's Office)
HAYWOOD CITY, MO (KFVS) -

Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says a Haywood City, Mo. man is in custody on weapons charges.

Walter said his office began investigating a domestic violence case Tuesday involving Freddie Banks Sr., 43. During the investigation detectives discovered Banks had three felony convictions, and currently possessed a hand gun, and a rifle inside his home.

A search warrant was obtained and subsequently served resulting recovery of both firearms and a stolen shotgun out of New Madrid County.

Banks has been charged with two counts of unlawful possession of a firearm.

He remains in custody at the Scott County Jail, on a $3500.

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