Language from the Probable Cause Statement: "Sgt. James Kenny reported to me that he responded to a call to the defendant’s residence. Upon arrival, the defendant informed Sgt. Kenny that he owned a pistol, and retrieved a Colt .380 caliber semiautomatic pistol for Sgt. Kenny, and turned it over to him. The defendant was placed under arrest and he admitted to me that he in fact owned the pistol. The defendant has previously been convicted of the felonies of Illegal Possession of a Weapon and Unlawful Use of a Weapon, having pleaded guilty to those charges on November 21, 1989 in the Circuit Court of Pemiscot County, State of Missouri, in case number CR589406FX."
*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded guilty.