23-year-old Justin Thompson of Wood River is now confined to the custody of the Illinois Department of Human Services.
A judge in East St. Louis has sentenced a 32-year-old woman to 16 years in federal prison for robbing three branches of “The Cash Store.”
28-year-old Randy Pate Jr. was travelling down Route 100 in Jersey County around 6:30 last night .
Police say the man, dressed in a mask, gray hooded sweatshirt and dark pants, displayed a handgun. He fled on foot to an alley behind the bank, heading east.
Leslie Dona was city’s assistant finance director
7,800 outages at the height, still some 3,000 without power at 8:15.
Child is in custody of a relative of the mother.
A stolen car suspect is hospitalized in stable condition after being shot by Wood River police.
It happened just after 10 a.m. on Wood River at Harnett, near Central Park.
He and a juvenile accomplice accused of shooting out windows on dozens of cars.