After several hours of trying to coax the man down with water and e-cigarettes, police finally convinced the barefoot man to climb down out of the tree.
Diane Kelly faces two counts of first-degree murder in the death of Woodrow Dilday
Officers were called to the home in the 2800 block of Harding Boulevard at 3:30 a.m.
Two police officers opened fire on a suspect, killing him early this morning in Granite City.
Madison County coroner says passenger with heart problem did not survive.
Detectives say the victim’s body was found around 6 a.m. Friday near Terminal Avenue.
Metro-East volunteer firefighters invite Boy Scouts to help with training exercise
He next faces trial in the deaths of Jill and Tom Estes, a Sherwood, Arkansas, couple who were traveling in Missouri, where prosecutors can pursue the death penalty.
Authorities suspect a methamphetamine lab caused a house explosion in southwestern Illinois’ Granite City.
Illinois State Police have joined the probe into the murder of a 43-year-old Pontoon Beach man who apparently was shot in the head while riding his motorcycle.