Checking area police reports provided Friday morning:

East Alton police were holding 24-year-old Joseph Graham of the 600 block of Valley Drive on an outstanding warrant.

Alton police had locked up 55-year-old Cheryl Rhodes of the 400 block of George in East Alton on outstanding warrants.

Also held was 20-year-old Andre Welch of the 3100 block of Paul Street in Alton for driving on a suspended or revoked license and unlawful sound amplification of a car stereo.

18-year-old Austin Popek of the 300 block of Maurice Street was held for improper walking in the roadway and for resisting or obstructing a peace officer.

22-year-old Joey Holoman of the 3800 block of Coronado in Alton was being held for unlawful sale or delivery of firearms near a school, and for disobeying a police officer. According to the report, Holoman was found to have possession of 47 rounds of .22-caliber long-rifle ammunition on his person.

Also jailed was 48-year-old Michael Lumpkins of the 1000 block of Tremont in Alton, held for drunkenness intoxicated pedestrian and for resisting a peace officer.

Wood River police reported no one new in their jail cells during the early morning check.

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