In local police reports, Wood River Police this morning were holding 50 year old Odia James of Godfrey on an outstanding warrant.   43 year old Anthony Garris of Wood River was held for criminal trespass.

Police in St. Charles County are investigating a reported armed robbery earlier this morning at the Pit Stop Gas Station in West Alton, Missouri at Highway 94 and 67.  The robbery took place around 1:00am in which a male suspect pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money.  The employee and a customer were then taken to a back room, but police say nothing was taken from the store but the cash.  The suspect reportedly had a bandana over his face, was wearing a red shirt, black pants and black cap, and fled on foot.


Earlier this morning, a motorcyclist collided with a deer on West Delmar in Godfrey near the Casey’s after 7am.  According to the Madison County Sheriff’s Department, the driver of the bike was not injured.  The deer was injured and was put down. 


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