Marion Police Report – May 17

MARION – This is the Marion Police Report for Friday, May 17, 2019. Carlos Phenix, 63, of Marion was arrested for Criminal Trespass to Property and Burglary to Motor Vehicle in the 1700 block of North Court Street on May 16, 2019.

Woman Found Dead in Mechanical Device Friday in Carbondale

CARBONDALE – A death investigation is underway in Carbondale. Carbondale Police say at about 1:50 Friday morning, officers responded to the 800 block of West Mill Street in reference to a subject trapped in a mechanical device. Officers located a 37-year-old woman dead in a device. The victim is not being identified as this time

West Frankfort Man Faces Child Sexual Assault Charge

BENTON – The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office arrested a West Frankfort man Friday for predatory criminal sexual assault of a child. Sheriff David Bartoni says 23-year-old John A. Fonte-Weston is currently being held in the Franklin County Jail pending formal charging by the Franklin County State’s Attorney’s office. Sheriff Bartoni says the investigation is a

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Report – May 17

MT. VERNON – On Friday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests. Thirty-year-old Timmothy Ladd of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Thursday for criminal damage to property. Forty-six-year-old Martin Alessi of Wheeling, IL was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Thursday for criminal damage to property. Thirty-year-old Jamie Martin of Mt.