Brandon SwitzerCharges have been filed in Madison County Circuit Court against the man who was shot while allegedly trying to break in to a home in Marine last week.  29-year-old Brandon E. Switzer of Troy, Illinois is charged with 2 counts of Residential Burglary, 2 counts of Criminal Damage to Property, and theft under $500 (2nd Subsequent Offense).

Switzer allegedly tried to break into a home in the 12,000 block of Mayer Road, 

but Madison County Sheriff’s Department Captain Mike Dixon tells The Big Z Switzer is also accused of burglarizing and damaging a neighboring home. 

 

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Switzer was arrested upon his release from a St. Louis hospital.  Bond was set at $200,000.

 

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