In local police reports provided this morning to the Big Z, Alton Police arrested 20 year old Kevan Vann of the 900 block of East 6th Street for home invasion, armed robbery, and unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon from an incident on December 28 in the 900 block of Royal Street. Three other men have already been charged in connection with the incident.
Illinois State Police confiscated 155 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 70 near Highland earlier this week. The driver of the car was pulled over for improper lane usage and during questioning, police say she very nervous leading to a more thorough search of the vehicle. 41 year old Isiadora Jasso of El Paso, Texas, was charged with possession of marijuana.