Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department announces an arrest and charges in connection with a recent theft from a construction business. 26 year old Cody Bradham of the 30-thousand-300 block of Domino in Godfrey has been charged with burglary, theft over $10,000, criminal damage to property and offenses related to motor vehicles after alleged actions at Lerry-Mead Concrete on Firwood Drive earlier this week.
Two men have been charged in connection with an alleged hold up of a woman in downtown Alton early Wednesday. The victim was cleaning up outside Catdaddy's Lounge on West Third Street when she says she was approached by two men who demanded her purse. The men fled on foot, but one suspect was arrested several blocks away by an Alton Police officer. Charged with aggravated robbery in the case are 28 year old Damrio Brandy of the 1300 block of Alby Street in Alton, and 22 year old Curtis McBride of Springfield.
Wood River Police were holding 33 year old Andrew Weaver of Wood River for domestic battery, damage to property and obstructing justice.