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
FRIDAY, MAY 13
Andre K. Greer, 30, of 5102 Forest Blvd., Washington Park, arrested on suspicion of three counts of domestic battery other prior on or about May 11 by Swansea police. Greer allegedly, knowingly caused harm to Glory Mason, a family/household member, in that said defendant placed his hand around the neck of Glory Mason; struck her head against the ground; pushed his fist into her eye. Defendant had been previously convicted of aggravated battery on April 19, 2004.
James A. Kite, 27, of 507 Clarence St., Collinsville, arrested on suspicion of burglary and possession of burglary tools on or about May 12 by St. Clair County sheriff. Kite allegedly, entered into a building, a garage, of Carlos Acosta, located at 2621 Black Lane, Collinsville, with the intent to commit theft therein; knowingly possessed a pair of gloves and a chisel, suitable for use in breaking into a building, with the intent to enter any such place and with the intent to commit theft therein.
Dwane Brooks II, 32, of 4744 Highland Ave., St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of retail theft on or about March 12 by Fairview Heights police. Brooks allegedly, took merchandise from The Buckle, 208 St. Clair Square, Fairview Heights, being three pairs of jeans, total retail value in excess of $300.
MONDAY, MAY 16
Donald L. Hodge Jr., 37, of 1385 N. 37th St., Apt. 3, East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon on or about May 13 by St. Clair County sheriff. Hodge allegedly, knowingly carried on his person, within a vehicle, a Hi-Standard .22 caliber 9 shot revolver at a time when he was not on his own land, or in his own abode, or fixed place of business, and the said defendant was engaged in a misdemeanor violation.
Michael K. Kay, 28, of 526 S. 7th St., Vandalia, arrested on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine and resisting a police officer on or about May 13 by St. Clair County sheriff. Kay allegedly, had in his possession less than five grams of a substance containing methamphetamine; knowingly resisted the performance of Deputy Eric Tracy of an authorized act within his official capacity, being the arrest of Michael K. Kay, knowing Deputy Eric Tracy to be a peace officer engaged in the execution of his official duties, in that he pulled away from the officer as the officer attempted to place him under arrest.
Alonzo J. Wallace, 56, of 5021 Northland, St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of criminal damage to property on or about May 13 by Cahokia police. Wallace allegedly, knowingly damaged property of Sheryl D. Gaeschel, being the windows of a 1998 gray Ford Explorer and the windows of a 1998 white Dodge Dakota, located at 109 Bluewater Lane, Cahokia, without Sheryl D. Geaschel’s consent, said damage in excess of $300, but not in excess of $10,000.
Allen R. Cook, 45, of 421 Anita Drive, Fairview Heights, arrested on suspicion of aggravated driving under the influence and driving on suspended license on or about May 13 by Fairview Heights police. Cook allegedly, drove a red 1995 Ford Escort on Elvira Drive in Fairview Heights, while the defendant was under the influence of alcohol and during a period in which the defendant’s driving privileges were suspended for a violation.
Keache S. Davis, 41, of 2807 Progress Drive, Caseyville, arrested on suspicion of aggravated battery on or about May 14 by Caseyville police. Davis allegedly, in committing a battery, and by use of a deadly weapon, a knife, knowingly caused bodily harm to Adrian D. Rodgers, in that she stabbed Adrian D. Rodgers in the back with the knife.
Todd M. Mueller, 32, of 3709 Huntington Valley Drive, Ave. F, St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of unlawful possession of a controlled substance on or about April 14 by New Athens police. Mueller allegedly, had in his possession less than 15 grams of a substance containing cocaine.
Shannon M. Corley, 40, of 747 N. 61st St., East St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of unlawful possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia on or about May 15 by Fairview Heights police. Corley allegedly, had in her possession less than 15 grams of a substance containing cocaine; possessed a glass pipe, an item of drug paraphernalia, with the intent to use that glass pipe in inhaling a controlled substance into her body.
Roderick C. Ferguson, 56, of 1116 East Grand, St. Louis, arrested on suspicion of two counts of retail theft, subdequent, aggravated fleeing and attempting to elude a police officer, and obstructing identification on or abour May 30, 2015 by Fairview Heights police. Ferguson allegedly, took merchandise from J.C. Penney, 245 St. Clair Square, Fairview Heights, being Nike brand shorts, total retail value not in excess of $300; knowingly took merchandise from Kohl’s, 6109 N. Illinois St., Fairview Heights, being shirts, shorts and jenas, total retail value not in excess of $300; while operating a motor vehicle, a black 2005 Hyundai Sante Fe, was given a visual signal by a police officer, Dave Kitley 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 the defendant to bring said black 2005 Hyundai Sante Fe 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; knowingly furnished a false name to Will Rowland, a peace officer for the city of Fairview Heights, who had lawfully detained said defendant. Defendant had been previously convicted of forgery on Sept. 24, 2008.