In local police reports provided this morning to The Big Z, East Alton Police were holding 79 year old Elijah White of the 5000 block of Wells in St. Louis for DUI and revoked drivers license.
Alton Police arrested 25 year old Shawn A. Wood of the 1000 block of Willard in Alton on an outstanding warrant for aggravated battery and mob action from an incident last month. Wood was already due in court next month on a charge of aggravated battery against a pregnant or handicapped person from charges last December.
There were two people being held by Wood River Police this morning, but were still being processed during our check and information was not made available.
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