Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, East Alton Police were holding 51 year old Jackie Willis of the 600 block of Madison in Alton on an outstanding warrant. 

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department arrested 21 year old James Pritchard of the first block of South 2nd Street in Wood River for felony unlawful possession of a controlled substance, retail theft, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of cannabis.  28 year old Jason Van of the 2300 block of Paul Avenue in Granite City, arrested for unlawful participation in meth manufacturing, unlawful possession of meth, and unlawful possession of meth manufacturing materials.  51 year old James Gergen of the 3200 block of West Chain of Rocks Road in Granite City, arrested for failure to register as sex offender.


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