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.
ST. CLAIR COUNTY FELONIES
THURSDAY, APRIL 28
Jimmie L. Short, 45, of 108 S. 33rd St., Belleville, arrested on suspicion of two counts of aggravated battery of a child on or about April 4 by Belleville police. Short allegedly a person over the age of 18 years, knowingly caused bodily harm to a minor male child, initials A.S. , date of birth, Jan. 9, 2009, a child under the age of 13 years, in that he struck the male minor child on his buttocks; a person over the age of 18 years, knowingly caused bodily harm to a minor female child, initials S.S., date of birth, Jan. 2, 2007, a child under the age of 13 years, in that he struck the female minor child on her buttocks.
Tykeisha N. Cage, 22, of 1712 McCausland St., East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of residential burglary and unlawful possession of a stolen motor vehicle on or about April 23 by Belleville police. Cage allegedly knowingly and without authority, entered into the dwelling place of Lester Byrd, located at 124 Arabelle, Belleville, with the intent to commit theft therein; a person not entitled to possession of said vehicle, possessed a green 2006 Chevrolet Silverado of Lester Byrd, knowing it to have been stolen.
Jasmine A. Wooley, 32, of 111 W. Cedar St., Okawville, arrested on suspicion of retail theft, subsequent on or about April 27 by O’Fallon police. Wooley allegedly took merchandise from Walmart, 1530 W. Highway 50, O’Fallon, being a Ninja brand blender, total retail value not in excess of $300. Defendant had been previously convicted of residential burglary on March 1.
FRIDAY, APRIL 29
Saavion A. Scott, 23, of 1115 St. Marcella Drive, Cahokia, arrested on suspicion of residential burglary on or about April 21 by Cahokia police. Scott allegedly entered into the dwelling place of Jacinta King, located at 1114 St. Marcella St., Cahokia, with the intent to commit theft therein.
Justin W. Schulte, 27, of 6 S. 29th St., Belleville, arrested on suspicion of reckless conduct on or about Oct. 11, 2015 by Illinois State Police. Schulte allegedly caused bodily harm to Cameron Curran in that while acting in a reckless manner, the defendant drove a 1986 Mercury Grand Marquis on Old St. Louis Road in Belleville, at speeds in excess of the speed limit and struck Cameron Curron with said motor vehicle, and thereby caused the death of Cameron Curran.
Javierre M. Rice, 24, of 907 W. C St., Belleville, arrested on suspicion of residential burglary, unlawful possession of firearm ammunition and unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon on or about April 27 by Fairview Heights police. Rice allegedly entered into the dwelling place of Roy McCain, located at 142 Ashley, Fairview Heights, with the intent to commit theft therein; a person who has been convicted of a felony, knowingly possessed on his person, a .38 caliber jacketed round bullet; knowingly possessed a .38 caliber Berretta handgun. Defendant had been previously convicted of aggravated robbery on Jan. 7, 2010.
Kachina Y. Brown, 35, of 12 N. 11th St., Belleville, arrested on suspicion of forgery on or about April 20 by Swansea police. Brown allegedly delivered to First County Bank, located at 2610 N. Illinois St., Swansea, a document apparently capable of defrauding another, in that it was a false document, a check, of Kachina Y. Brown, drawn on the U.S. Bank of Belleville, dated April 14, payable to Kachina Y. Brown in the amount of $578, knowing the document to have been thus made.
Admira Ahmetovic, 22, of 9030 S. Leclede Station Road, St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of unlawful possession of a controlled substance on or about Nov. 10, 2015 by Sauget police. Ahmetovic allegedly had in her possession a substance containing alprazolam.
James Jackson, 24, of 22 Adeline, Shiloh, arrested on suspicion of forgery on or about April 27 by Swansea police. Jackson allegedly delivered to Regions Bank, located at 1300 North Belt West, Swansea, a document apparently capable of defrauding another, in that it was purported to have been made by another, a representative of Weeks Auction Co. LLC, a check, drawn on the Suntrust Bank of Orlando, Florida, dated April 25, payable to James E. Jackson III in the amount of $3,750, knowing the document to have been thus made.
Conselo Coleman, 42, of 1739 Ohio Ave., East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of retail theft subsequent and obstructing identification on or about Feb. 22 by O’Fallon police. Coleman allegedly took merchandise from Schnuck’s, 907 E. Highway 50, O’Fallon, being infant formula, diapers, toilet paper, and other merchandise, total retail value not in excess of $300; knowingly furnished a false name to Andrew Lampe, a peace officer for the City of O’Fallon, who had lawfully detained said defendant. Defendant had been previously convicted of burglary on Sept. 3, 1999.