Police in Wood River say the man’s body was found Tuesday in the car parked in a bay of a car wash.
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.