Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 29 year old Tyler Graham of the 1200 block of West 9th Street in Alton for burglary after allegedly removing several items from the Godfrey Wal-Mart store. 19 year old Dionte Rivera of the first block of Triland Court in Highland, charged with unlawful failure to register as a sex offender. Deputies also investigated the report of underage drinking at a home in the 1400 block of 5th Street in Cottage Hills last Saturday night. Following an investigation, 19 year old Kenneth Rice of the suspected residence and 19 year old Michael Eldridge of the 1300 block of 1st Street in Cottage Hills were arrested and cited with unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor. A juvenile was also taken into custody and later released to a parent pending charges through the Juvenile Division.
There was no one else new reported held during the other local checks from earlier today.
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