MVPD Arrest One For Stealing Vehicle

(MT. VERNON, IL) — The Mt. Vernon Police Department responded to a caller in the 1000 block of South 24th Street Sunday at approximately 11:48 a.m. who had reported that her vehicle was missing from her residence.  After further investigation, the vehicle was located near the corner of 4th & Casey and the suspect, 25 year old Jonathan Reed of Mt. Vernon was taken into custody on charges of driving on a suspended license, possession of a stolen vehicle, and theft or unauthorized control of property between more than $500 in value, but less than $10,000. Reed was transported to the Jefferson County Justice Center for the formal filing of charges and the setting of bond.