May 9, 2024

Case #: 24-00537

NEWS RELEASE - Aggravated Domestic Battery


Case Number: #24-00537
Contact: Detective Sergeant Kyle Bade
Contact Number: 618-632-9047

On Tuesday, May 7, 2024 at 12:07 P.M., The Shiloh Police Department took a report of a domestic battery that occurred in the early morning hours of Monday, May 6th.  The victim had received non-life-threatening injuries during the incident.

On Wednesday May 8th, the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department took the reported suspect into custody for an incident at the St. Clair County Courthouse involving the same victim.  They transported him to the St. Clair County Jail where a felony hold was placed on him by the Shiloh Police Department. The results of the case were submitted to the St. Clair County State's Attorney's Office for review.

On Thursday, May 9, 2024, St. Clair County Assistant State's Attorney Brain Kerr issued warrant #24CF0077901 for Aggravated Domestic Battery/Strangulation, a Class 2 Felony, charging Marcus D. Smith Jr., 31, who is Homeless, with the above crime.

 The warrant was reviewed by St. Clair County Judge Sara Rice, who signed the warrant valid. Smith is currently in the custody of the St. Clair County Jail.

*All persons are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.

Shiloh Municipal Building

#1 Park Drive
Shiloh, IL 62269
Phone: (618) 632-1022
Fax: (618) 632-8942

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