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Arrested for Forgery
10:45 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Hoax Caller in Trouble Again

Alvin Montgomery
Credit McDonough County Sheriff's Department

The man charged in Macomb for a hoax 911 phone call last year has been arrested again.

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Search Continues For Accomplice
11:59 am
Fri March 8, 2013

One Arrest Made in WIU Hoax

Alvin Montgomery
Credit Macomb Police Department

Macomb police said they arrested a Western Illinois University student for Wednesday night’s hoax phone call to 911.

Chief Curt Barker said Alvin Montgomery, age 25, was taken into custody outside Bayless Hall. Montgomery is charged with disorderly conduct, making a false 911 call, and attempted obstruction of justice.

Police said the final charge was filed because Montgomery tried to delete information from a cell phone.

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