A 33-year-old Centralia man is in the Jefferson County Jail, following a Saturday night incident at a hotel in Mt. Vernon.
According to the Mt. Vernon Police Department, they responded to a call at approximately 8:38 p.m. Saturday at the America’s Best Value Inn, that Brooks J. Sides of Centralia had allegedly strangled and restrained 26-year-old April Sullens of Dix.
Sides is tentatively charged with aggravated domestic battery with strangulation, unlawful restraint and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bail was set at $25,000.