Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton police were holding 43-year old Jeffrey D. Steward of the 3400 block of Thomas Street in Alton for battery, criminal trespass to real property and on a violation of his parole. Also in the custody of Alton police this morning was 28-year old Kenya L. Hamilton of the 3300 block of Oakland Avenue in Alton for improper walking on the highway. And 54-year old Anthony D. Hinton of the 3100 block of Belle Street was being held on a warrant for disorderly conduct.

There was no one new in the custody of East Alton or Wood River police during our early morning checks.

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