FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A traffic stop in West Frankfort, Illinois lands two men behind bars.
It happened just after 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 23.
According to Franklin County Sheriff Donald Jones, Kevin Shuman, 40, of Benton, Ill., faces charges of driving with a suspended license, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was also wanted on a warrant for failure to appear in court on a previous felony arrest connected to drug activity.
His passenger, Monte Johnson, 33, of West Frankfort, is charged with possession with intent to delivery ecstasy, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of a controlled substance. Johnson was on parole at the time of the arrest.
Both men are being held in the Franklin County Jail.