The Madison County State's Attorney's office has filed charges against an East Alton man accused of defrauding a Bethalto resident. According to documents filed in Madison County Circuit Court Wednesday, 37 year old Jason A. Banks of the 610 block of Valley Drive agreed to tile the floor of a home in the 110 block of Bristol Court in Bethalto in exchange for $120,000 on February 1, 2014 but never honored the contract.
Banks is not in custody at this time. His bond has been set at $20,000.