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Ex-sheriff, deputy of Carter Co. indicted

Sunday, August 21, 2011

CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A former sheriff and deputy of Carter County have been indicted for federal weapons charges.

Carter County ex-sheriff Tommy L. Adams, 31, and former deputy sheriff Steffanie M. Kearbey, 23, were both indicted on Thursday by a federal grand jury in Cape Girardeau on three counts of possession of stolen firearms, one count of sale of a stolen firearm, and one count of being an unlawful user of controlled substances in possession of firearms.

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