In local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two people. 20 year old Michael Ramsey of the 17-thousand-200 block of Delhi Farms Road in Jerseyville was arrested for battery and unlawful possession of cannabis. He was taken into custody last Friday at Lewis and Clark Community College after a female student complained that after Ramsey was speaking to her, he hugged her and allegedly grabbed her inappropriately.
19 year old Layne Withers of the 700 block of Spruce Street in Gillespie, arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance and offenses related to a motor vehicle. Police report Withers was involved in a single vehicle crash in a stolen car early Saturday morning in Staunton. Authorities say they also found heroin, hydrocodone and syringes in his possession.