ALTON, Ill. ( – The wife of Alton Mayor Brant Walker is being cited for allegedly violating Illinois’ stay-at-home order.

Police say she, along with others, were at a party at a bar early Sunday morning when officers broke the event up. Everyone at the party will face a reckless conduct charge.

Her arrest came two days after her husband announced police would cite those who violate the order issued by Gov. JB Pritzker.

Walker issued a statement that said in part:

"My wife is an adult capable of making her own decisions, and in this instance, she exhibited a stunning lack of judgment.”

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