In local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton Police are investigating the report of a hit and run accident that took place Wednesday morning on Alby Street near Alton Square. A car was hit near Alby and Industrial Drive just before 10am, and the driver of one of the vehicles fled the scene. Two women in the other vehicle suffered minor injuries and were taken to Alton Memorial Hospital for treatment. The suspect vehicle is described as a small silver or off-white car with front end damage and the front bumper possibly dragging the ground. The car fled north on Alby toward Big Arch Road. The driver was described as a white male. Anyone with information on the suspect should call Alton Police at 463-3505.
The Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 27 year old Todd Alan Harrison of the 500 block of Nichols Street in Livingston for theft over $500 and residential burglary. He is reportedly connected to two recent home burglaries in Staunton and Livingston.
There was no one else new reported held during the other local checks earlier this morning.