Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton Police arrested 21 year old Shane J. Brown of the 2500 block of Francis Street in Alton on four counts of burglary and a count of residential burglary.  Brown was arrested in connection with thefts from Gouldings Jewelry on East Center Drive, AT&T on Regional Drive, JC Penny at Alton Square Mall, and at an apartment in the 300 block of Big Arch Road dating back to July of this year.

Elsewhere, there was no one else new reported held during the other local checks earlier today.

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