10/4/18 - Report #676 - Victim: Jermaine L. Ross

MCS Report #676

Requesting Agency: Cahokia Police Department

Date of Activation: 10/4/18

Commander and Department: Capt. Dennis Plew, Cahokia PD

Deputy Report Officer and Department: Det. Matthew Mason, Cahokia PD

Deputy Report Officer and Department: Det. Carl Walker, O’Fallon, IL PD

Victim: Jermaine L. Ross

Suspect: Melinda M. Graves

Classification: Homicide

The Cahokia Police Department requested the assistance of the Major Case Squad when police responded to the 200 block of Elm Street. They found Jermaine Ross’ decomposed body inside the residence. It was determined Jermaine had died of a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Melinda Graves was charged with 1st Degree Murder in Jermaine’s death.

PastAngela Haarmann