Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested two men who were allegedly trying to steal a metal shed from behind The Spring Garden Restaurant on Godfrey Road Wednesday afternoon. Charged with theft are 29 year old Stephen Green of the 1400 block of George in Alton, and 27 year old Brian Olano of the 200 block of South 9th in Wood River. Police say someone from a neighboring business called police and when deputies arrived, the men said they thought the shed had been discarded. Both were taken into custody.

Checking local jails this morning, there was no one new reported held earlier today.