Mattoon Police Department Reports Arrests

Stephen Hovious Stephen Hovious
Richard W. Beckler Richard W. Beckler
Sean A. Watson Sean A. Watson
Angelene J. Wilson Angelene J. Wilson

MATTOON - A number of people were arrested on various charges in Mattoon. Mattoon Police arrested Stephen R.W. Hovious, 20, on Friday October 24th. He was charged with Public Indecency. Hovious is accused of grabbing a woman inside a Wal-Mart. He posted bond and is scheduled to appear in Coles County Circuit Court.   

Richard W. Beckler, 48, was arrested October 24th and charged with Theft and Resisting a Peace Officer. Beckler is accused of stealing scrap metal from S&S Towing and resisting arrest. He was taken to the Coles County Jail.

Sean A. Watson, 21, was arrested October 25th and charged with Domestic Battery. The charge alleges he battered a two year old child. There were no injuries. Watson was taken to the Coles County Jail.

Angelene J. Wilson, 35, was arrested October 27th and charged with Theft. She is accused of stealing money from Burger King. She has been issued a notice to appear in Coles County Court.


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