(KMOV) – A teen has been caught after he allegedly robbed a Metrolink train rider near the Washington Park station on Tuesday.
According to the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department, Kevin Bradley, 17, is accused of stealing a cell phone, credit card and driver’s license from a woman riding the Metrolink train around 11 a.m.
Bradley then sprinted from the train as it came to a stop. Platform security witnessed him running from the Washington Park station towards 54th street in East St. Louis.
Officers arrived on scene and began a perimeter search, locating Bradley a short time later.
He was taken into custody and the stolen items were found.
Illinois State’s Attorney Brendan Kelley charged Kevin Bradley with felony robbery.
He is being held on a $75,000 bond at the St. Clair County Jail.