Boone County Resident Arrested on Charges of Possession of Cocaine, Stolen Gun
BOONE COUNTY - Boone County Sherrif's Department recovered a small amount of cocaine and a stolen, loaded handgun from a Boone County residence Tuesday morning.
Christopher D. Brown, 26, was arrested for Parole Violation, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Receiving Stolen Property.
According to the Sherrif's Department, the condition of the cocaine found stronly indicated that cocaine distribution was occuring and brown is forbidded to possess any fire arms by the State of Missouri because he is a convicted felon.
Brown also had an active no-bond parole absconder warrant for his arrest. At the time of this incident, Brown was on parole for drug related charges but was in violation of the conditions of his release.