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, MAY 5
Donald R. Richard Jr., 23, of 865 W. 107th St., Chicago, arrested on suspicion of unlawful use of a debit card and theft on or about May 2 by Illinois State Police. Richard allegedly, with the intent to defraud the issuer, USAA Federal savings Bank under the name of Green Dot Mastercard, used a USAA Federal Savings Bank debit card, which was without the cardholder’s consent for the purpose of obtaining goods, being U.S. currency, total value in excess of $300; knowingly obtained, by deception, control over property of USAA Federal Savings Bank, being U.S. currency, total value in excess of $500.
Deabre A. Triplett, 43, of 2060 Merollis Walk, St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of retail theft, subsequent and obstructing a police officer on or about May 3 by Belleville police. Triplett allegedly, took merchandise from Walmart, 2608 Greenmount Commons, Belleville, being a tent, total retail value not in excess of $300; knowingly obstructed the performance of Cameron Rettig of an authorized act within his official capacity, being the arrest of Deabre Triplett, knowing Cameron Rettig to be a peace officer engaged in the execution of his official duties, in that refused to stop running from Cameron Rettig after being ordered to stop. Defendant had been previously convicted of retail theft on April 7.
Sharonda M. Covington, 19, of 1712 McCasland Ave., East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of residential burglary on or about April 23 by Belleville police. Covington allegedly, entered into the dwelling place of Lester Byrd, located at 124 Arabelle, Belleville, with the intent to commit theft therein.
Hollee A. Sachtleben, 55, of 1470 Pasteur Lane, Swansea, arrested on suspicion of aggravated driving under the influence and driving on a suspended driver’s license on or about May 3 by Shiloh police. Sachtleben allegedly, drove a white 2011 Toyota Prius on Lebanon Avenue in Shiloh, while the defendant was under the influence of alcohol and during a period in which the defendant’s driving privilieges were suspended.
Jamia A. Boyd, 31, of 1328 N. 44th St., Apt. 14E, East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated dischange of a firearm on or about April 24 by East St. Louis police. Boyd allegedly, in committing a battery, knowingly and by means of discharging a firearm caused an injury to Bobbie Moore, in that said defendant shot Bobbie Moore in the leg with a firearm; knowingly and by means of discharging a firearm caused an injury to Dywaun Flowers, in that said defendant shot Dywaun Flowers in the arm and wrist with a firearm; knowingly discharged a firearm in the direction of another person, Kiara Blake.
Cody R. Whaley, 28, of 203 S. Walnut St., Freeburg, arrested on suspicion of aggravated domestic battery on or about April 16 by Freeburg police. Whaley allegedly, in committing a domestic battery, knowingly caused harm to Angela Whaley, a family/household member, in that said defendant struck her about the face with his hand thereby causing her nasal bone to be fractured.
Carla-Lisa T. Crews, 46, of 108 S. 33rd St., Belleville, arrested on suspicion of two counts of aggravated battery of a child from between April 4 and April 9 by Belleville police. Crews allegedly, a person over the age of 18 years, knowingly caused 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 repeatedly struck the male minor child on his buttocks; knowingly caused 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 she repeatedly struck the female minor child on her buttocks.
Michael I. Lanter, 30, of 117 Brittannia, Swansea, arrested on suspicion of aggravated fleeing and attempting to elude a police officer on or about May 5 by Belleville police. Lanter allegedly, while operating a motor vehicle, a silver 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix, was given a visual signal by a police officer, Jeff Jensen, who was in police uniofrm 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 the defendant to bring said silver 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix to a stop, willfully fled or attempted to elude the police officer and that when willfully fleeing or attempting to elude the police officer, the defendant traveled at a rate of speed 21 mph over the legal speed limit.
FRIDAY, MAY 6
Dezmun Y. Thomas, 19, of 148 Mobley St., Alorton, arrested on suspicion of unlawful possession of cannabis on or about May 4 by Alorton police. Thomas allegedly, had in his possession more than 30 grams but less than 500 grams of a substance containing cannabis.