Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 60 year old John Carter of the 7700 block of Nightingale in Godfrey for burglary. Authorities say they found Carter near the Faith Baptist Church on Humbert just after 1am Thursday following the report of someone shining a flashlight into parked cars near Mercury Drive. Police say they found items near the church that were allegedly stolen from a shed at a residence on Bethany Lane. Carter is being held on a $75,000 bond.
There was no one else new being held during the early morning checks today.