Mulkeytown Man Killed in Perry County Crash Monday

PINCKNEYVILLE – A Mulkeytown man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Perry County early Monday morning. According to a preliminary investigation by Illinois State Police, just after 6 Wesley J. Borden of Columbia, Illinois was driving his International straight truck east on Route 152 two miles east of Route 127 when Borden crossed the

Wells to Be Sentenced Monday on Murder, Robbery Convictions

MT. VERNON – A 22-year-old Mt. Vernon man is scheduled to be sentenced Monday in Jefferson County Court for the January 2017 shooting death and botched robbery of DeAndrey Jackson in a Mt. Vernon alley. A Jefferson County jury in March found John Wells guilty of all first-degree murder and robbery charges against him. Prosecutors

Suspects ID’s Sought in Retail Theft Investigation at Carbondale Best Buy

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police need your help in identifying suspects in a retail theft investigation at Best Buy on East Main in Carbondale. Police say the suspects concealed merchandise and left the store without offering payment. Anyone who can identify the suspects or anyone with information about the incident should contact Carbondale Police at 457-3200.