Former St. Clair County Sheriff Pleads Guilty To Stealing Property
ST. CLAIR, Mo. (AP) — A former Missouri county sheriff pleaded guilty to stealing property that had been recovered in criminal cases. Federal prosecutors say 47-year-old Ronald Snodgrass of El Dorado, Missouri, pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to theft from programs receiving federal funds. Snodgrass also admitted that he sold a stolen firearm. Snodgrass served three terms as sheriff in St. Clair County, during which the county jail handled federal inmates for a fee from the U.S. Marshal Service.