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Illinois men charged for stealing over $30,000 from Jefferson County business


BROOKVILLE – Following a nine-month investigation, State Police have filed theft charges against two Illinois men for stealing more than $30,000 from a Jefferson County business.

The two men, 59-year-old Darryl Wilkerson of Chicago and 47-year-old Alfred Milam of Evergreen Park, are accused of stealing the money from a trucking company.

According to court documents, both Wilkerson and Milam cashed checks which had been stolen online from the company’s bank account.

Felony charges were filed Wednesday in Brookville Magisterial Court.

The preliminary hearings for both men have not yet been scheduled.