Caseyville man arrested for gun possession

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CASEYVILLE, IL (KTVI) – The Caseyville police have arrested Charles C. Abernathy, 26, for unlawful possession of weapon by a felon. Police say on Saturday morning they were summoned to the 800 block of Old Caseyville Road for a noise disturbance. Upon arrival officers witnessed Abernathy toss a handgun to the ground.

Bond for Abernathy has been set at $5,000; he’s currently free on bond.