Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Wood River Police were holding 24 year old Jeffrey Colonna of the 100 block of East St. Louis Street in East Alton for a retail theft warrant.

Alton Police investigated a home burglary on Tuesday in the 700 block of East 6th Street.  The residents claim they left their apartment for a little over two hours on Tuesday morning and returned to find someone had stolen several items including a television and video game equipment.  The residents told police they believe they left their door unlocked.

Charges were also filed on Wednesday by the Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office against 28 year old Nathan Beck of New Douglas for allegedly writing bad checks on two dates in Alton to Alton Refrigeration and Home Furnishings.  Bond was set at $10,000.


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