Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, an Alton man facing burglary charges in Alton has been charged in connection with a similar crime in Jerseyville. 30-year old Dustin M. Wyatt of the 3700 block of East Doerr Avenue in Alton was charged with burglary and theft in Jersey County Circuit Court on July 25 in connection with an attempted burglary that took place at a Jerseyville residence on July 22nd, the same day he allegedly stole several items from Alton Pawn Shop.

The Madison County State's Attorney's Office reports charges against a former Alton landlord. 66-year old Paul S. Schneider of St. Charles, Missouri has been charged with one count of attempted clouding of title after he allegedly attempted to file a claim for a lien against U.S. Bank with the intent of claiming $400,000.

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