Local Arrests

Crime Blotter May 23

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

MONDAY, MAY 9

Johnathan E. Brown, 25, of 4130 Southwest 22nd St., West Park, Fla., arrested on suspicion of burglary, and two counts of aggravated fleeing the police on or about May 5 by Belleville police. Brown allegedly, knowingly entered into a 2013 gray Ford Explorer of Jenna Twenhafel, located at 2627 Carlyle Ave., Belleville, with the intent to commit theft therein; while operating a motor vehicle with Indiana license plates, was given a visual sign by a police officer, Tim Lay, who was in police uniform and driving a vehicle which displayed illuminated, oscillating, rotating or flashing red or blue lights which when used in conjunction with an audible horn or siren would indicate the vehicle to be an official police vehicle, directing Johnathan Brown to bring said Town and Country Van to a stop, willfully fled or attempted to elude the police officer and than when willfully fleeing or attempting to elude the police officer, traveled at a rate of speed 21 mph over the legal speed limit; and disobeyed two or more official traffic control devices.

Segmund Brown, 19, of 2236 Farragut St., Hollywood, Fla., arrested on suspicion of burglary and resisting or obstructing a police officer on or about May 5 by Belleville police. Brown allegedly, knowingly entered into a 2013 gray Ford Explorer of Jenna Twenhafel, located at 2627 Carlyle Ave., Belleville, with the intent to commit theft therein; knowingly resisted the performance of Detective Phillip Koch of an authorized act within his official capacity, being the arrest of Sigmund Brown, knowing Detective Phillip Koch to be a peace officer engaged in the execution of his official duties, in that he fled on foot.

Lastar R. Ball-Westfall, 47, of 1608 Arlington Ave., St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of theft on or abour May 6 by Fairview Heights police. Ball-Westfall allegedly, took merchandise from J.C. Penney, 245 St. Clair Square, Fairview Heights, being Nike shirts, Nike shorts and Nike pants, total value in excess of $500.

Nico T. Beals, 20, of 38 Chateau, D, Fairview Heights, arrested on suspicion of criminal defacement of property and consumption of liquor by a minor on or about May 7 by Fairview Heights police. Beals allegedly, damaged without consent, a pavilion structure, picnic table, and landscaping stone, located at Moody Park, 525 S. Ruby Lane, Fairview Heights, by the use of a writing instrument, said damage in excess of $300; a person under 21 years of age, knowingly consumed an alcoholic liquor.

Trevor A. Clover, 21, of 133 Booster Road, O’Fallon, arrested on suspicion of criminal defacement of property, and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia on or about May 7 by Fairview Heights police. Clover allegedly, knowingly damaged without consent, a pavilion structure, picnic table, and landscaping stone, located at Moody Park, 525 S. Ruby Lane, Fairview Heights, by the use of a writing instrument, said damage in excess of $300; knowingly possessed two cannabis grinders, items of drug paraphernalia, with the intent to prepare cannabis for ingesting, inhaling or otherwise introducing cannabis into his body; knowingly possessed four cannabis one hitter pipes, items of drug paraphernalia, with the intent to use said pipes in inhaling into his body.

Brittany N. Tinsley, 24, of 9 Independance Drive Lane, Belleville, arrested on suspicion of criminal defacement of property and unlawful use of a weapon on or about May 7 by Fairview Heights police. Tinsley allegedly, knowingly damaged without consent, a pavilion structure, picnic table and landscaping stone, located at Moody Park, 525 S. Ruby Lane, Fairview Heights, by the use of a writing instrument, said damage in excess of $300; knowingly carried on or about her person metal knuckles at a time when she was not on her own land, or in her own abode, or fixed place of business.

Ronnell V. Dunn, 25, of 1235 McCasland Ave., Apt. 2B, East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of two counts of aggravated battery and unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon on or about April 25 by Washington Park police. Dunn allegedly, in committing a battery, knowingly and by means of discharging a firearm caused an injury to Renaldo Fisher, in that said defendant shot Renaldo Fisher in the leg with a firearm; knowingly and by means of discharging a firearm caused an injury to Justin Dean, in that said defendant shot Justin Dean in the hand with a firearm; knowingly possessed about his person a handgun. Defendant had been previously convicted of unlawful possession of cannabis on July 14, 2010.

Keith J. Hudson, 27, of 320 Frey Lane, Fairview Heights, arrested on suspicion of unlawful failure to register as a violent offender against youth from between April 1 and May 7 by Fairview Heights police. Hudson allegedly, a violent offender against youth, knowingly failed to register in accordance with the provisions of the Murderer and Violent Offender Against Youth Registration Act, with the Chief of Police of the City of Fairview Heights, where he was temporarily domiciled for a period of time of 5 days or more.

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