Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department responded to the report of a large fight at the Surrey Court Apartments in Godfrey early Sunday morning and found the apparent fight had broken up. However, police found ten minors who had allegedly been drinking and cited them all with unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor: 19 year old Della Brown, 19 year old Ashley Bernadin, 19 year old Tkeyah Weathersby, 20 year old Christina Hardin, 18 year old Caitlyn Foreman, and 19 year old Davi Austin all of the 1200 block of Surrey Court in Godfrey; 19 year old Leah Golembeski of Glen Carbon, 19 year old Xavier Stewart and 19 year old Aqui Shareef of Chicago, and 19 year old Elijah Rainey of Swansea. Ashley Bernadin faced an additional charge because she was wanted by Alton Police on retail theft warrant.
The Sheriff's Department also arrested 18 year old Michael Eldridge of the 1300 block of First Street in Cottage Hills for theft over the weekend.
Alton Police were holding Payton L. Gray of the 900 block of Riley in Alton for predatory criminal sexual assault and aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Lodged in the Wood River jail, 48 year old Brenda Gibbs of the 400 block of 9th in Wood River for domestic battery and other criminal offenses.