BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) - Charges have been filed against a man accused of going through mailboxes in Belleville.

Police were called to the 1700 block of Royal Mine Road around 8 a.m. Tuesday after someone spotted a man going through mailboxes.

When an officer arrived, the suspect was located and identified as 18-year-old Dmarco E. Wilbourn, who had active outstanding warrants out of St. Clair County.

After Wilbourn was taken into custody, police say they found stolen bank checks in his possession.

On Wednesday, Wilbourn was charged with theft.

Bond is set at $75,000.

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