The lawsuit filed on Jaimie Linton’s behalf seeks $4 million in damages. It names Madison County Sheriff Robert Hertz and the county.
Britt Lacey allegedly made threat after he was told his parole was being revoked.
Illinois State Police say Kathleen Milton died when she stopped suddenly on Illinois 140 and was hit from behind.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Body found in Alley
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.
Madison County Coroner’s office identifies victim as St. Clair, Missouri man.