Belleville police have released a composite drawing of a suspect wanted for sexually assaulting a a 51-year-old woman over the weekend.
Officers say a 61-year-old woman had her purse snatched Wednesday night while getting out of her car on Blue Ridge Drive.
Ronald Avers is accused of inserting what prosecutors called “booby trap” sewing needles into packaged supermarket meats “just for the hell of it” again lost a bid Wednesday to be eligible for release on bond.
A southwestern Illinois man accused of inserting sewing needles into packaged supermarket meats that a federal prosecutor called “booby traps” wants a federal judge to reconsider denying him his release on bond.
Crime scene investigators and forensic scientists in Southern Illinois are now working in a new State Police crime lab.
St. Clair County state’s attorney Brendan Kelly has charged 11 more parents since May with criminal charges for allowing a child to be truant.
A 68-year-old southwestern Illinois man accused of inserting sewing needles into packaged meat has been ordered jailed without bond pending his trial.
Ronald Avers of Belleville is accused by federal prosecutors of inserting sewing needles into packaged meat.
Ginger Zehner-Denton of Belleville pleaded guilty in June to misdemeanor unlawful delivery of alcohol.
48 year old Patrick McGuire of Belleville is held without bond