In local police reports, a Wood River man is charged with aggravated discharge of a firearm. 20 year old Daniel Elledge of the 200 block of East Acton allegedly fired the weapon in the direction of a police officer who was answering a domestic disturbance call on January 11.
Police in Wood River are also looking for a man wanted for allegedly robbing the Moe’s Corner Gas Station at Edwardsville Road and Wood River Avenue last Sunday morning. The suspect is described as a thin, white male, around 6 feet tall, in his mid-20’s. Police say as he approached the counter to make a purchase inside the store, he grabbed money from the cash drawer and ran away on foot. He was last seen heading northeast and was wearing an orange hooded sweatshirt under a tan coat. The incident took place around 10:45am.