Court Case Update

Case# 15SR-CR00045-01

Class B felony of distribution, delivery, manufacture
or production of a controlled substance or attempt
to or possess with intent to

On April 4, 2016-amended information filed charging Newman with class A misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance. 

April 4, 2016-Guilty plea. The imposition of sentence was suspended and Newman was placed on unsupervised probation for two years.


Newman, Samuel D
Age: 31  
City: Nevada  
Incident Date: 2015-01-25  
Arrest Date: 2015-01-26  
Additional Information

The charges stem from an incident on Jan. 25 after a traffic stop was conducted by the Mid Missouri Multi Jurisdiction Drug Task Force on Highway 54 east of Collins. Newman was driving the vehicle. During the investigation, a drug detecting canine from the Hickory County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene. The canine alerted on the vehicle and a search was conducted. Over 200 grams of marijuana, a scale and plastic bags were located in the vehicle.

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office