Don’t miss these top stories today on bnd.com:
▪ Police say a man who is accused of robbing a bank paced back and forth after being surrounded by police officers who were closing in on him before deciding to take his own life.
▪ Click here to get the latest updates on the man who jumped from a boat into the Kaskaskia River and didn’t resurface.
▪ St. Clair County State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly said it would be unethical for him to prosecute coroner Rick Stone for allegedly serving subpoenas without a license.
▪ What’s new with your kid’s school? Here’s a roundup of some improvements that were made over the summer to area schools.