Charges filed against man shot by police
EDWARDSVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons filed charges against 52-year-old Thomas E. Noser Monday for this past weekend’s confrontation with a Granite City police officers which resulted in the shooting of Noser.
The incident occurred Saturday in the 2000 block on Delmar where police were summoned to a domestic dispute involving a family. Officers were confronted by Noser during the investigation of the alleged beating of Noser’s 76-year-old mother and another person with a bat.
Police say Noser confronted officers with a knife, repeatedly refusing to drop the knife. Noser charged the officers and was shot twice.
Noser has been charged with 2 counts attempted 1st degree murder, aggravated assault, and 2 counts of aggravated domestic battery.
Bond for Noser has been set at $500,000. Noser will be transported to the Madison County Jail after he’s released from the hospital.