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Police: Elderly Metro East woman hid behind shed after suspects kicked in door

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Tommie Fenton & Tydon Woolens are accused of breaking into an elderly woman's home (Credit: Police) Tommie Fenton & Tydon Woolens are accused of breaking into an elderly woman's home (Credit: Police)

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Two men allegedly broke into an elderly woman’s home, forcing her to hid behind her shed,

The 92-year-old Belleville resident told police she decided to hide after she saw two men kick in the front door of her home, located in the 2700 block of East Main Street.

The suspects, identified as Tommie J. Fenton Jr., 31, and Tydon L. Woolens, 27, were taken into custody shortly after the break-in was reported on April 19.

The suspects, who police said were from East St. Louis, were each charged with residential burglary. Fenton’s bail was set at $100,000 and Woolens was set at $75,000.

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