• Centralia man arrested for domestic battery

    by  • April 8, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Bail was set Tuesday morning at $25,000 for a 23-year-old Centralia man who was arrested Monday night after police caught him following a foot chase near the railroad tracks. Martez Isiah is charged with felony aggravated battery of a pregnant or handicapped person and felony domestic battery with a prior conviction. Centralia police were...

    Read more →

    Madigan warns of ATM hackers

    by  • April 8, 2014 • 0 Comments

    The Illinois attorney general is warning residents about hackers gaining unauthorized access to bank accounts and illegally withdrawing money from ATMs. Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says the warning follows a report by federal banking regulators that there has been an increase in the number of illegal withdrawals from banks. Authorities say criminals are...

    Read more →

    UPDATED: Powe waives extradition from Missouri, will return to face attempted murder charge

    by  • April 1, 2014 • 0 Comments

    A 27-year-old Illinois fugitive waived extradition this morning in St. Louis City court, paving the way for his return to Marion County where he will face felony attempted murder and aggravated battery charges. According to St. Louis police, they arrested Cedric Deon Powe late Sunday, during a routine traffic stop of a vehicle in...

    Read more →