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EAST ALTON, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- Authorities say thieves climbed to the top of the East Gate Plaza in East Alton over the weekend to strip the center's AC units of their copper. Several businesses in...
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ALTON, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- A 27 year-old man was arrested Wednesday after admitting to a Jan. 12 three-vehicle crash on social media, police said. Dustin E. Freytag was arrested by Alton police and...
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WOOD RIVER — Police are still searching for the man who robbed a Wood River gas station Sunday. Wood River Deputy Chief Dan Bunt said police are looking for a white male, thin build, 6 feet tall,...
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ALTON — Police on Monday continued their search for a man who robbed a woman of her purse last weekend on a restaurant parking lot, while releasing more details on his appearance. “He was a black...
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ALTON, Ill.- According to Alton police Chief Jason Simmons, a woman was robbed Sunday evening in the parking lot of an Alton, Il. restaurant. Simmons says the woman, an employee of Bluff City Bar and...
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ALTON — Police cited driver of a Ford Expedition that overturned in a three-vehicle crash Jan. 12 with three traffic offenses after he reportedly admitted on Facebook he was driving the SUV. An Alton...
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ALTON — Although police said they suspect a 25-year-old man in 10 burglaries early Jan. 20 in the Lindenwood-Brentwood Boulevards area, authorities charged the suspect in three incidents. On Jan. 21,...
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WOOD RIVER — Police filed charges Wednesday after a suspect led officers on a high-speed pursuit earlier this month. Wood River police charged Jesse Knighton, 27, of Alton with aggravated fleeing or...
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ALTON — Someone took advantage of people warming up their unlocked and untended cars Tuesday morning, driving off with three of them within a half-hour. “We want to remind our citizens to not leave...
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ALTON — Police have charged a man with driving under the influence and three traffic offenses in the Jan. 14 crash that left the car in the ditch and tied up morning traffic on MLK...
2015/01/19 23:51
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ALTON — Young people took up spades and shovels Monday morning to attack thick, wet mud and tenacious grass that overtook a public sidewalk up a Brown Street hill. “It’s hard because I haven’t done...
2015/01/17 22:50
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ALTON — An Alton civil rights leader lambasted the mayor and two other officials at last week’s City Council meeting, and questioned why they had not responded to a letter from his fledgling...
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ALTON — For the first time in city history, Alton has obtained a Class 2 ISO rating, which may help lower property owners’ insurance premiums. “Through collaborative efforts from the Alton Fire...
2015/01/15 22:50
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ALTON — Preliminary data for 2014 indicate the number of eight specific “index crimes” decreased 6 percent overall in Alton from 2013 to 2014, according to APD’s annual report issued by its chief. “A...
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ALTON — Police Tuesday still were investigating cause of a three-vehicle traffic crash on Illinois Route 140 that injured two of the drivers, who later were released from their respective...
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ALTON — An aldermanic committee Monday recommended an increase in fees the city charges for some permits, for voluminous document copies and appeals before the Building Board of Appeals. Following...
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WOOD RIVER — A simple traffic stop turned into a high-speed chase Wednesday that began in Wood River and ended in Alton. The driver escaped after police deemed the pursuit too dangerous to...
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EDWARDSVILLE — A St. Louis woman has pleaded guilty and was sentenced to two years of probation in one of several cases of theft of merchandise from St. Louis regional Lowe’s home improvement...
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More than 20 illegal immigrants destroyed a man’s rental house. Robert Guarding told CHANNEL 5 NEWS he didn’t know his tenant was running a stash house. He gave us a tour of the mess left behind,...
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ALTON — One day after a man held up an Upper Alton bank, detectives Wednesday were following up on leads regarding the suspect’s identity and otherwise conducting their investigation. Chief Jason...
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