Madison County


Former Secretary Accuses Madison County Sheriff of Sex Harassment

The lawsuit filed on Jaimie Linton’s behalf seeks $4 million in damages. It names Madison County Sheriff Robert Hertz and the county.


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Alton Man Threatens to Have Parole Agent Killed

Britt Lacey allegedly made threat after he was told his parole was being revoked.


Madison County Crash Leaves Troy, Illinois Woman Dead

Illinois State Police say Kathleen Milton died when she stopped suddenly on Illinois 140 and was hit from behind.


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Belleville Martial Arts Instructor Admits to Sexual Abuse

Christopher Horton, 22, of Highland entered pleas to five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor and one count of attempted sexual exploitation of a minor.



SIU Considers Removing Donor’s Name From Ballfield

Barrett Rochman was one of three people who pleaded guilty last week to conspiring with a former Madison County treasurer to rig property tax auctions.


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Man Accused of Killing Stray Cat During Dispute

The Alton Telegraph reports that 25-year-old Elijah Ingram of Alton was charged Friday in Madison County after allegedly killing the cat during a domestic dispute with a woman living with him.


Madison County Jail

Madison County Board Voting Tonight on Jail Improvements

The county board will vote on a proposal to issue bonds to pay for the improvements which would include a sprinkler system, electrical and plumbing upgrades, and an expanded cafeteria.



Man Dies of Heat Stroke

Body found in Alley


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Madison, St. Clair Counties Could Opt Out of Higher Speed Limit

The law states that counties in more urban areas have the choice to opt out altogether, or pick and choose which highways to let vehicles go faster.


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Motorcyclist Killed on Great River Road

Madison County Coroner’s office identifies victim as St. Clair, Missouri man.





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