From:              Hannibal Police Department

Date:               April 17, 2017

Phone:            573-221-0987

Fax:                 573-221-3966

Contact:          Lt. John Zerbonia


On Saturday April 15th, officers of the Hannibal Police Department received information of possible sexual abuse of a child. After an investigation by Hannibal Police Department detectives, who were assisted by Marion County Childrens Division, Michael J Stone (43 of Hannibal) was arrested and placed on a 24 hour hold at the Marion County Jail. Stone was arrested without incident and charged with Sexual Abuse and (2) counts of Drug Paraphernalia. A warrant was issued by the Circuit Court of Marion County, charging Stone with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree. Stones bond was set at $100,000.00 cash only. He remains in the Marion County Jail.