Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton Police have charged 34 year old Douglas Manns of the 5000 block of Terry in Alton with forgery and theft under $500 after writing a bad check for gift cards.  

The Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 40 year old Rodney Holcomb of the 2700 block of Windham Terrace in Wood River for burglary.  

Four minors were cited with unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor after police were called to a report of loud music at a residence in the 6700 block of Willow Place late Wednesday night.   19 year old Andrew Childs of Creve Couer, Missouri, 18 year old Zachary Delli of Oswego, Illinois, 18 year old Matthew Miller of Alton and 19 year old Tyler Lignoul of the residence were taken into custody and ticketed.

There was no one else new reported held during the other local checks early this morning.

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