Mt. Vernon Police Department
Lorie L. Hudson, 40, of the 1600 block of South 13th Street, was arrested at 5:03 p.m. Monday on a charge of retail theft.
A male subject reported his wallet was stolen on Casey Avenue, between 24th and 27th streets, sometime before 1:17 p.m. Monday.
n An city employee reported at 2:42 p.m. Monday that an employee at the Drury Inn construction site told him the site was burglarized over the weekend. Approximately $1,000 in copper wire was taken, according to police logs.
n An employee of the IGA store on South 10th Street told police at 4:13 p.m. a female shoplifter was in custody.
Firefighters responded to the report of a dryer on fire at 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Conger Avenue. The fire was under control within eight minutes, according to police logs.