Man Wanted on DOC Warrant Arrested in Zion, Picks Up New Drug and Weapons Charges

(Zion, IL)  Police in Zion have announced the arrest of a wanted subject. Officials say they made a traffic stop for speeding on Monday night, finding Lakendis Glaspie behind the wheel. The 26-year-old was wanted on an outstanding parole violation warrant from the Illinois Department of Corrections. A subsequent search of his vehicle turned up a gun, ammunition and cannabis. Those finds led to new charges of being an armed habitual criminal, unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, and one drug count. Glaspie is currently in the Lake County Jail on a 750-thousand-dollar bond. His next court date is set for the 21st.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (12-3-21)