Checking local police reports provided to Z-1570, Alton Police arrested 40 year old Paul Lara of the 3000 block of Mayfield in Alton for aggravated home repair fraud and theft over $500.  Police say he took $2,500 from a person over the age of 60 for home repairs which he never performed. 

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department arrested 22 year old Brandon Hull of the 3100 block of West Chain of Rocks Road in Granite City for unlawful possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of cannabis. 


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