Seth Henderson (mug shot SCSO)
A man from Reeds Spring was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for illegally possessing a firearm.

Seth Henderson, 40, has a lengthy criminal history and was charged with resisting arrest and unlawful possession of a firearm following a traffic stop last December.

 Henderson refused to stop his vehicle Deputy Duane Keithley initiated a traffic stop.  When he did pull over, Henderson bolted from the right side of the car and began running toward a house.  

According to the probable cause statement, Keithley ordered Henderson to stop running but he climbed over a rock wall "at which time I observed a handgun in his right hand with the laser pointing sight switched on."  Keithley then deployed his taser "at which time Seth fell to the ground and began to comply."

After Henderson's arrest, Keithley learned that the man had a warrant out for his arrest and he was known to be an armed and dangerous convicted felon.

Henderson's criminal history dates back to 1998.  He is currently on probation after pleading guilty in 2011 to possession of chemicals used to manufacture methamphetamine.  He has conviction's for distribution of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, forgery and unlawful use of a weapon.


Anonymous said...

Miserable life. Hope he finds a better way to live before leaving prison.