There is one less gun on the streets of Springfield. After a foot chase, Springfield police arrested 31-year old Daniel Shepherd following a traffic stop late Tuesday night near 11th and Kansas. Shepherd, a passenger in the vehicle ran from police. Shepherd was tased and officers found a gun on him. A convicted felon, Shepherd now faces aggravated use of a weapon by a felon and resisting arrest charges. He is being held in the Sanagamon County Jail.
Weapons Charge for Convicted Felon