Couple Charged After Tuesday Night Stabbing

Charges have been filed following the Tuesday, December 11th stabbing outside of the Wingate Hotel in Fairview Heights.

Marcus D Jenkins
24 years of age


Olivia A Mason-Jenkins
23 years of age

Both from the 1100 block of Express Dr, Belleville, are accused of conspiring to commit the following offenses:

Armed Robbery Class X Felony
Aggravated Battery/Great Bodily Harm Class 3 Felony
Aggravated Battery/Deadly Weapon Class 3 Felony
Obstruction of Justice Class 4 Felony

Bond has been set at $150,000 each; the Jenkins are still being held in police custody.

The victim was treated at a local hospital and released.

* All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.