In local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton Police arrested 26 year old Timothy Gaunt of the 3400 block of Gilliam Street in Alton for unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon and reckless discharge of a firearm.  Police say he possessed two weapons on Sunday including and AK-47 rifle and fired his weapons in the air.  24 year old Jon Wicker of the 3400 block of Gilliam Street in Alton, held for reckless discharge of a firearm.   22 year old Brittnay Stinnett of the 600 block of Oakwood in Alton, held on several outstanding warrants and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.

East Alton Police were holding 48 year old James Ponder of the 400 block of Washington in East Alton, for domestic battery.

There was no one new reported held in the Wood River jail early this morning.

(Copyright WBGZ Radio/