Mattoon Police arrested Carl J. Williams, 25 years of age of Mattoon, for the offenses of Theft, Criminal Damage to Property, Criminal Trespass to a Motor Vehicle, and Obstructing Identification.
The arrest occurred on 2/10/18 at 1:07pm in the 4200 block of Lakeland Blvd in Mattoon. The charges allege that on 2/10/18, Mr. Williams was at the Motel 6 in Mattoon, and stole a candy bar from the lobby. The Charges allege Mr. Williams was then found in a motor vehicle that did not belong to him, and while in the motor vehicle Mr. Williams allegedly damaged the center console. Upon police arrival, and while being processed at MPD after his arrest, Mr. Williams is alleged to have been uncooperative and provide pertinent identification information.
Mr. Williams was taken to the Coles County Jail.