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Man Allegedly Threatens To Kill Cop For Pulling Him Over

LOVES PARK - Under the influence of alcohol, a local man didn't take too kindly to being pulled over.

LOVES PARK - Under the influence of alcohol, a local man didn't take too kindly to being pulled over.

Shane Monroe, 34, allegedly threatened to kill a Loves Park Police officer and her family for pulling him over.  It happened Sunday just after 2am in the 1000 block of Riverside Blvd.

Monroe was initially pulled over for speeding and making an improper turn.  Additional charges were issued after the officer found Monroe to be in possession of drug paraphernalia, marijuana, a gun, and explosive bullets.  He's also charged with threatening a public official.

Monroe is currently lodged in the Winnebago County Jail.  He's due for a pre-trial conference hearing Feb. 13.

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