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New Release - Unlawful possession of a firearm


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On March 11, 2022, An investigation
resulted in the arrest of Raymond Carl Johnson,
31 yrs. of age, a wanted person from
Cape Girardeau with active felony warrants.
Deputies with assistance from Cape Girardeau
Police Department made a vehicle stop
to arrest Johnson for the active warrants.
A loaded stolen firearm was recovered
from Johnson's possession during the traffic stop.
The Prosecuting Attorney's office issued
an arrest warrant charging Johnson with
the following offense.
Count 1: Class C felony of unlawful
possession of a firearm
This warrant came with a $40,000 surety bond.
Johnson remains incarcerated in the
Cape Girardeau County Justice Center.
The Charge of an offense is merely an
accusation and the defendant is presumed
innocent until and unless proven guilty.