Herrin Man Arrested For Woodlawn Break-In

(MT. VERNON, IL) — A Herrin man is in the Jefferson County Justice Center after being arrested for breaking into a Woodlawn residence and assaulting a resident. Authorities were called Friday evening to a residence in Woodlawn, where 37 year old Dustin Knight had pushed his way into a residence after knocking on the door of the residence. Knight had allegedly battered a male resident before two individuals subdued Knight until authorities arrived. Knight was charged with aggravated battery with great bodily harm and home invasion causing injury. He was transported to the Jefferson County Justice Center where he is held on $75,000 bond.