Local Arrests

Crime blotter 8/20/15

The following incidents were listed among the official reports of local law enforcement agencies and court clerks. Readers are reminded that an arrest or charge does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination.



8:41 a.m. Domestic incident — First block of Fourscore Drive.

8:51 a.m. Disturbance — 300 block of North 37th Street.

9:24 a.m. Housing complaint — First block of Oxford Court.

9:58 a.m. Housing complaint — First block of Ben Louis Drive.

9:54 a.m. Burglary — 2000 block of North 17th Street.

10:33 a.m. Traffic accident report — 400 block of West Main Street.

10:57 a.m. Traffic accident report — 1100 block of South Illinois Street.

1:14 p.m. Hit and run — South Illinois Street at West Washington Street.

1:09 p.m. Hit and run — 200 block of Sheraton Drive.

1:30 p.m. Traffic accident, information exchange — Belleville Crossing Street.

2:12 p.m. Possession of cannabis 30 grams or less — 300 block of North Church Street.

2:09 p.m. Hit and run — Westfield Plaza Drive.

2:56 p.m. Attempted burglary — First block of Elm Drive.

2:57 p.m. Violation of orders of protection — 7200 block of West A Street.

3:26 p.m. Disturbance — 4500 block of West Main Street.

3:34 p.m. Housing complaint — 4400 block of West Main Street.

4:01 p.m. Found property — First block of South 78th Street.

4:30 p.m. Threats — 300 block of North 11th Street.

4:42 p.m. Traffic accident, information exchange — 200 block of South Church Street.

4:35 p.m. Traffic accident report — 9200 block of West Illinois 15.

5:19 p.m. Theft over $500 — Memorial Care Center, 4315 Memorial Drive.

6:43 p.m. Child custody dispute — 101 S. Illinois St.

7:11 p.m. Burglary from motor vehicle — 400 block of East B Street.

7:32 p.m. Battery — St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, 211 S. 3rd St.

7:52 p.m. Loud noise complaint — 200 block of North 11th Street.

8:34 p.m. Lost property — 600 block of South 29th Street.

11:38 p.m. Harassment — 4500 block of West Main Street.

11:56 p.m. Suspicious incident — First block of Tudor Drive.


1:04 a.m. Criminal damage to property — 200 block of Freedom Drive.



Alec Chisolm-Blockton, 18, of 1701 Edwardsville Road, Apt. C, Madison, arrested on suspicion of first degree murder and aggravated battery on or about June 11 by Illinois State Police. Chisolm-Blockton allegedly, without lawful justification and with the intent to kill or do great bodily harm to a male juvenile, date of birth, Oct. 2, 2000, shot the juvenile with a handgun, thereby causing the death of the juvenile; in committing a battery, intentionally and by means of the discharging of a firearm caused an injury to a male juvenile, date of birth, Aug. 30, 1998, in that said defendant shot the juvenile tin the head with a handgun.

Steven E. Powell, 45, of 616 E. Grant St., Belleville, arrested on suspicion of failure to register as violent against youth offender, failure to notify change of address and two counts of domestic battery, subsequent on or about June 28 by Swansea police. Powell allegedly, a violent offender against youth, knowingly failed to renew registration in accordance with the provisions of the Murderer and Violence Against Youth Registration Act, with the Chief of Police of Belleville, within one year of last registration; failed to register where he was temporarily domiciled for a period of time of 5 days or more; knowingly made contact with a male minor, initials K.M., a family/household member, in that the defendant put a male minor in a headlock; threw a male minor to the ground. Defendant had been previously convicted of domestic battery on April 20, 2007.

Doris J. Kiefer, 22, of 1001 LaSalle St., D, Belleville, arrested on suspicion of burglary on or about June 27 by Belleville police. Kiefer allegedly, entered a building of the Apostolic Church, being a place of worship, located at 1648 LaSalle, Belleville, with the intent to commit theft therein.

Jamie E. Lott, 23, of 2913 W. Boulevard, Belleville, arrested on suspicion of retail theft, subsequent on or about Jule 30 by Belleville police. Lott allegedly, took merchandise from Walmart, 2608 Green Mount Commons Drive, Belleville, being one boy’s outfit and one girl’s dress, totalr etail value not in excess of $300. Defendant had been previously convicted of retail theft on Aug. 30, 2012.



Steven A. Foppe, 64, of Swansea, arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and traffic violation by St. Clair County sheriff.

Robert L. Mitchell, 50, of Belleville, warrant arrest by St. Clair County sheriff.

Kenneth B. Hasley, 28, of Wood River, arrested on suspicion of aggravated battery by East St. Louis police.

Brent A. Cole, 41, of East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual assault by East St. Louis police.