Violation of an Order of Protection

9/11 – 5:39 p.m. – Police received a report of a subject violating an Order of Protection on East Mill Street.  The subject was at a protected address and made contact with a family member that is protected in the order.  The suspect had already left prior to police arrival.  On the morning of September 13th, the suspect was apprehended by the Belleville Police Department at a residence in Belleville.  Millstadt Police responded to take the suspect into custody.  Upon an investigation, and forwarding the report to the St. Clair County State’s Attorney Domestic Violence Unit, the defendant, Nicholas E. Christie age 36 formerly of Millstadt, was charged with two counts of Violation of an Order of Protection; a Class A Misdemeanor, Category A Offense.  His bond was set at $15,000.