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Gun falls out of drunk man’s backside while being searched in jail

By Mason White 6:33 PM March 30, 2017
Jesse O'Neal Roberts
Jesse O’Neal Roberts
By: Alexis Bell

Police officers were surprised to see a handgun fall out of a suspect’s backside while being searched in jail, according to police in Alabama.

Limestone County police said that they have arrested 23-year-old Jesse O’Neal Roberts, after being accused of being drunk in public.

Roberts has been charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband, carrying a concealed weapon without a permit and fourth-degree receiving stolen property.

Roberts has been booked into the Limestone County Jail, and his bail has been set at $7,500.

According to the police investigation, at around 12:00 a.m., Roberts trespassed in a property on Esten Lane. The homeowner found Roberts in his garage, and held the suspect at gunpoint until police arrived.

Roberts was drunk, and he was arrested. When Roberts arrived in jail, officers noticed that he was walking funny. While searching Roberts, he stumbled and the gun fell out of his backside.

The gun was reported stolen from Florence. The value of the gun is $100. Police said that they do not know if the owner will want the gun back as it was in Roberts’ backside.