Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton Police are investigating the reported stabbing of a man in the 300 block of Big Arch Road Monday afternoon.  A female suspect, the man's wife, is in custody awaiting formal charges in the case, and the man was taken to a hospital in St. Louis for treatment.   Police believe the stabbing was the result of an argument between the couple.

Police in East Alton say a woman has been charged in connection with an alleged drug operation at a home in the village.  Charged in the case is 31 year old Andrea Mundy of the 100 block of Tomlinson Street.  Authorities say they discovered evidence of the manufacturing of Meth at the home when they investigated an anonymous tip last Friday.   She is in custody.

Wood River Police were holding 42 year old Michael Holt of Wood River for criminal trespass to last.  33 year old Carolyne Glisson of Granite City on a failure to appear warrant.  26 year old Michelle Smetana of Wood River for retail theft from WalMart.  27 year old Cassandra Presley of Jerseyville for retail theft from WalMart.

The Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 18 year old Cody Gleason of the 300 block of Thumper Court in Cottage Hills for unlawful possession of a controlled substance.  32 year old Shawn McCarthy of the 1100 block of Niedringhaus in Granite City, charged with burglary from the Godfrey WalMart, and is also suspected in two previous theft incidents at the same store.

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