Press Release - 09/01/2012 - Unlawful Use of a Weapon


News Media,

    On 09/01/2012 at about 7:40pm, officers were dispatched to 701 Vine Street. A 911 call had been received reporting a disturbance with a male displaying a handgun. Responding officers heard several gunshots, but the suspect had fled the scene on foot. With the help of witnesses and other people in the area, it was learned the suspect ran into a nearby residence. After officers surrounded the residence, the suspect surrendered and was taken into custody. He was identified as Terrance Webster, 42 of Harvey IL.  A stolen gun was located inside the residence.   Webster is being held in the Mississippi County Jail on a $75,000 bond. He faces charges of assault, resisting arrest, receiving stolen property and numerous weapons violations.



Terrance Webster, 42 of Harvey IL


Authority: Robert Hearnes