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Madison County, IL Sheriff's Office
Tuesday October 14th, 2014 :: 04:00 p.m. CDT


Press Release

A rural Granite City, Illinois, woman was charged today in Madison County Circuit Court, with a felony charge of DISORDERLY CONDUCT, according to Madison County Sheriff Robert J. Hertz. The woman is identified as:

AGE: 39

On Sunday, October 12, 2014, at approximately 11:11p.m., the Madison County Sheriff’s Office responded to 2205 Miracle Avenue, Granite City, Illinois, in reference to Jennifer Richter calling 911 and reporting underage alcohol consumption in the home. Deputies met with the occupants of the home and determined the complaint to be false.
Deputies searched the area around Richter’s home and found her walking in the roadway. Deputies met with Richter and found her to be intoxicated. Richter was taken into custody for making a false report through the 911 emergency system. Richter was previously arrested by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office for similar false 911 reports on September 2, 2014, and again on September 5, 2014.
Richter was transported to the Madison County Jail where she were held pending a formal review of facts by the Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office. The felony warrant and information was issued by the Honorable Judge Richard Tognarelli, who set Richter’s bond at $10,000.00.

Madison County, IL Sheriff's Office
405 Randle St
Edwardsville, IL 62025

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 618-692-4433

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