From:              Hannibal Police Department

Date:               7/11/2017

Phone:            573-221-0987

Fax:                573-221-3966

Contact:          Lt. Jennifer Grote


 On Tuesday 7/11/17 charges were filed by Marion County Prosecutor David Clayton.  A warrant was issued by the 10th Judicial Circuit for Anthony E. Williams for:

  •  Robbery 1st Degree                             Class A Felony
  • Unlawful Possession of a Firearm     Class D Felony
  • Armed Criminal Action                      Felony Unclassified


Williams’ bond was set at $100,000 cash.  Williams remains in the Marion County Jail. 



On Monday, 07/11/2017 at 9:48pm, Hannibal Police Officers were called to the 300 block of South Levering for the report of a robbery.  The victim stated they were robbed at gun point and provided a description of the suspects.  By 10:02pm one suspect, Anthony E Williams, 25 of Hannibal was taken into custody.  Williams was found to have a handgun, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.

Williams was arrested for the following offenses:

  • Robbery first degree
  • Armed criminal action
  • Felon in possession of a firearm
  • Possession of marijuana
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Outstanding felony warrant from Monroe County MO     


Williams was transported to the Marion County Jail on a twenty four hour hold pending formal charges.  The victim was not injured during the course of the robbery.