MCLEANSBORO – A McLeansboro man was arrested after McLeansboro Police responded to an apartment at 800 S. Hancock St. for a report of a violation on order of protection around 11:40 a.m. Saturday morning.
McLeansboro Police Chief Nathan Taylor said after officers arrived, they met with the reporting party that said 57-year-old Steven “Tony” Sullivan was in an apartment with Sue Sullivan, who had a valid order of protection against him.
An officer made contact with Sue Sullivan who said “Tony” was not there. Further investigation determined he was hiding in a bedroom closet.
“Tony” was taken into custody and transported to the White County Jail pending bond set by a judge.