Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 22 year old Tameka Turner of the 900 block of University Street in Carlinville for retail theft from the Walmart in Godfrey. Turner was also charged with unlawful possession of cocaine and obstructing justice. 27 year old Martin Keeney of the 15-thousand-300 block of Jefferson Lane in Brighton for aggravated battery following an alleged incident at Doc Holliday's in Cottage Hills early Saturday morning. Police allege Keeney struck an employee of the business while the man was trying to break up a fight.
There was no one else new reported held during the other local checks from earlier today.
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