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THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

Shawn M. Westbrook, 49, was arrested May 13 on a bond forfeiture for possession of a controlled substance.

Brady M. Knight, 21, of 101 North Perrine, Morrisonville, was arrested May 13 for domestic battery.


THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

On May 13 at 6:15pm, while on patrol Taylorville Police Department officers located a gold vehicle occupied by several males about to exit the Walgreen's parking lot. Officers ran the license plate and discovered that the male registered owner, Wayne J. Sowers, 21, of Bulpitt, driver's license was suspended. Officers made a stop on the vehicle near the exit of the Walgreen's parking lot. Officers made contact with the driver who was confirmed to be Sowers and had the suspended dirvier's license. Sowers was arrested, transported to Taylorville Police Department, processed, and released with a notice to appear.

On May 13 at 6:19am, a Taylorville Police Department officer stopped a vehicle in the area of North Webster and Spresser Street. The officer found Brandon M. Stone, 21, of Taylorville to be the driver. The officer check Stone's name through the Taylorville Police Department Law Enforcement Agencies Data System and it showed his driver's license status as suspended. Stone was arrested, transported to Taylorville Police Department, processed and released.

 
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