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Fire Department Calls 7/19/18

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Wednesday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/19/18

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

39 year old Danielle Fangio of Taylorville was arrested for a Valid Warrant for her arrest of of Macon County as well as Obstructing Identification.
 

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Fire Department Calls 7/18/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call on Tuesday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/18/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

38 year old Jeremy Stark of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.
 

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Fire Department Calls 7/17/18

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 7 EMS calls on Monday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/17/18

The Christian County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

51 year old Robert Meek of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of speeding 30-39 miles per hour over the speed limit.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

33 year old Lisa Fleming of Taylorville was arrested for not having a valid drivers license.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/16/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

54 year old Steven Lowis of Palmer was in an accident on July 12th at 4:25 in the morning. Lowis was traveling north east on Illinois Route 48 at 1050 North. According to the accident report, a deer entered the roadway and Lowis hit the deer. Lowis continued driving until he got to the Christian County Sheriff’s office for report.

89 year old Rosemary Mundhenke of Morrisonville was in an accident July 12th at 7:16 in the morning. Mundhenke was traveling northeast on Illinois Route 48 when at 770 East, a dear came into the roadway. Mundshenke struck the deer causing front end damage to her vehicle, and Mundhenke’s car was towed from the scene by Larry Auto Service. There were no injuries.

 

26 year old Maxx Ellinger of Taylorville was in an accident on July 12th at 10:37 at night. Ellinger was traveling south on 1025 East Road at about 1400 North. A deer entered the roadway from the west and was moving east. According to the report, Ellinger hit the deer in the roadway causing a wreck. Ellinger’s vehicle was towed from the scene by Kertows.

 

48 year old Richard Thurow of Palmer was in an accident on July 13th at 3:45 in the afternoon. Deputy Goebel was called to a traffic accident in Palmer last Friday. According to the accident report, when Goebel arrived at the scene, Thurow explained what had happened. According to Thurow, he is an over the road truck driver and left Palmer on July 8th, and came back July 13th. Thurow said that while he was gone, an unknown person took his vehicle for a drive, and hit a deer. Thurow mentioned that his vehicle was parked in the same place as when he left it on Sunday, and that he did not give anyone permission to drive his vehicle. Thurow left his vehicle at his place of employment, and there was damage on the front drivers side.

 

84 year old Barbara Jasper of Oreana, and 55 year old Elizabeth Curlin of Decatur were in an accident on July 14th at 10:38 in the morning. Curlin was stopped in the roadway at a designated railroad crossing waiting on a train to pass. Jasper ran into the back of Curlin’s vehicle while stopped at the crossing waiting for the train. There were two passengers involved, both were in Curlin’s car, JT Kramer and Shirley Kramer of Decatur. There were no injuries.

 

34 year old Molly Kitchens of Blue Mound was arrested on Saturday on a charge of managing a controlled substance.

 

25 year old Samantha Andring of Pawnee was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving under the influence.

 

32 year old Jenna Sparling of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of criminal damage to property, and retail theft.

 

28 year old Brandon Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of residential burglary.

 

44 year old Michael Dodson of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of violation of a bail bond.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

43 year old Earl Mack of Baldwin was in an accidente July 11th at 8:35 in the morning. According to the accident report, Mack had turned into a parking lot at 2493 South Spresser Street to turn back onto the roadway. While making the turn, Mack hit a concrete barrier and also dug ruts into the gravel drive. Mack was able to drive away from the scene.

 

23 year old Sarah Morillo of Taylorville was in an accident on July 14th at 2:51 in the morning. Morillo was traveling southbound on South Cheney Street when she struck Unit 2, who was parked on the roadway in front of their residence. Morillo struck the rear of Unit 2 causing unit 2 to roll into the intersection of Cheney and Adams street. Morillo also caused damaged to Unit 2’s chain-link fence. Morillo was towed from the scene, and nobody needed medical attention. Morillo was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and was arrested for driving with a suspended license, and driving while under the influence.

 

21 year old Broderick Walton of Edinburg and 64 year old Rebecca McPeck of Taylorville were in an accident on July 11th at 5:17 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Walton failed to yield to traffic while turning south onto Webster Street from Park Street. McPeck was traveling east on Park Street when Walton pulled out infront of her causing McPeck to collide with Walton on the passenger side of his vehicle. McPeck was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in a Dunn’s ambulance. Walton refused medical assistance. There were no passengers involved.

 

32 year old Jenna Sparling of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for a Sangamon and Christian County Warrant.

 

23 year old Sara Morillo of Taylorville was arrested for driving under the influence, and driving on a suspended license.

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Fire Department Calls 7/13/18

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Thursday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/13/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

Unit one was traveling northbound on Township Road 940 East at approximately 650 feet north of Township Road 1320 North. Unit 1 exited the roadway to the left. The driver’s side tires went into the grass of the west ditch before the driver overcorrected the vehicle. Unit one came back onto the road, and begann spinning in a clockwise direction. Unit one skidded across both traffic lanes before hitting a guardrail on the east side of the roadway. The impact forced Unit one to come to a rest in the middle of the bridge facing south. Unit one was moved south from the bridge, and was parked a short distance from the scene along the west side of the roadway. Unit one had major front end damage, and no injuries were reported.

 

31 year old Danielle Weinert of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

53 year old Scarlet Farlow of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of failing to appear or answer question, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of controlled substance’

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

16 year old Ty Sanders of Taylorville and 44 year old Johanna Reynolds of Auburn were in an accident on Thursday at 4:26 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Reynolds was traveling westbound on Park Street and had the right of way. Sanders was traveling southbound on Main Street and came to a stop at the stop sign at Park and Main Streets. The report says that Sanders view was obstructed by bushes on the northeast corner of the intersection, and Sanders proceeded into the intersection. Sanders could not see Reynolds, and was hit on the drivers side truck bed by the front end of Reynolds car. No injuries were reported, and both vehicles were able to leave the scene. Sanders was issued a citation for failure to yield stop at an intersection.

 

38 year old Tiffany Sims of Pana and 19 year old Harmston Delaney of Pana were in an accident on July 9th at 8:05 in the morning. Delaney was traveling west on Park Street and stopped for traffic near the intersection of Park and Long Streets. Sims was following behind Delaney and not able to stop in time according to the police report. Sims struck Delaney causing damage. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene.

 

21 year old Broderick Walton of Edinburg and 64 year old Recca McPeck of Taylorville were in an accident of July 7th at 5:17 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Walton failed  to yield to traffic while turning south onto Webster Street from Park Street. McPeck was traveling east on Park Street when Walton turned in front of her causing her to collide with the passenger side of Walton’s car. Walton refused medical attention, but Broderick was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in a Dunn’s Ambulance.

 

23 year old Kelsie Bass of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

52 year old Scarlett Farlow of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, and a Christian County Warrant.
 

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Fire Department Calls 7/12/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 4 EMS calls on Wednesday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/12/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

17 year old Abbagail Hattenbach of Kincaid was in a car accident on Wednesday at 11:39 in the morning. Hattenback was driving southbound on Township Road 300 East. According to the report, Hattenback was just north of Township Road 1000 North when she lost control of her car on the gravel roadway. She skidded from right to left, then attempted to correct which made her car rotate clockwise and landing in a ditch. The report states that after her car struck the ditch, it overturned once landing on its wheels, and came to a rest in a planted cornfield. Hattenbach’s car took damage on the front passenger side and the rear drivers side of the car according to the report. No injuries were reported, and Hattenbach refused medical attention.

 

36 year old Lisa Mulvaney of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of contempt of court.

 

41 year old Shaun Kline of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended, or revoked license.

 

29 year old Lacey Myers of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of contempt of court.

 

19 year old Diana Dubay of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of consumption of liquor as a minor.

 

42 year old Phillip Wicker of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

39 year old Kandi Jacobs of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of failing to appear, or answer question.

 

34 year old Kevin Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of theft of labor services.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

57 year old Richard Stephens of Taylorville was in an accident on July 4th at 7:46 in the morning. Stephens was traveling on Main Cross Street and was preparing to turn westbound onto park street. According to the report, Stephens aid that his brakes malfunctioned and he drove onto the median and hit a traffic control signal. Stephens did not need medical attention, but his car was towed from the scene.

 

83 year old Tiney Walker of Taylorville, 46 year old James Banfield of Taylorville, and 29 year old Lee Wilson of Decatur were in an accident on July 8th at 6:14 in the afternoon. According to the police report Walker was stopped at the intersection of Park Street and Long Street facing north. Banfield was heading west on Park Street, and Wilson was stopped at the intersection of Park Street and Long Street facing south. The report states that Walker did not see Banfield drive through the intersection, and Banfield’s car hit Walker’s. Walker’s car was then pused into Wilson’s. The Police Report says that Walker and Wilson both had stop signs, and Banfield did not. Wilson, and his passenger Jennifer Fasick, 26, of Taylorville were sent to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in a Dunn’s ambulance complaining of neck pain. Banfield said that he also had pain in his neck, but refused medical attention. Walker did not sustain any injuries, according to the report. Walker issued a citation for failure to yield at an intersection, and all three cars had to be towed from the scene.

 

33 year old Brooke Declerck of Taylorville, 76 year old Lloyd Williams of Taylorville, and 40 year old Tabitha Hackney of Taylorville were in an accident on July 10th at 3:51 in the afternoon. Declerck was driving southbound on Springfield Road, according to the accident report, when he stated that Williams slammed on his breaks, and she struck his vehicle. Originally Williams stated that he hit Hackney’s car before he was hit by Declerck. However, Williams later stated that he thinks Declerck hit him first, and then he hit Hackney’s car. Hackney says she was stopped at the traffic light at Springfield Road and Bidwell Street when she was rear ended. Declerck was towed from the scene, and was issues a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

33 year old Kevin Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

40 year old Kissi Barbour of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of battery.

 

29 year old Michael Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of public intoxication, and cited for possession of cannabis under 10 grams.

 

23 year old Megan Kinser was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of residential burglary and transported to Taylorville Police Department

 

39 year old Douglas Cowell of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

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Fire Department Calls 7/10/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 4 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/10/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

40 year old Damon Chamness of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving under the influence.

 

24 year old Megan Kinser of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of residential burglary.

 

40 year old Matthew Burrus of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of having chemically controlled substances.

 

39 year old Douglas Cowell of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

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Fire Department Calls 7/10/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 3 EMS calls on Monday
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/10/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

82 year old Rosie Wilder of Taylorville was in an accident at 3:41 in the afternoon on Monday. Wilder was heading westbound on County road 1450 north. According to the report, Wilder drove off the road to the right, and clipped a railroad track. She was able to re-enter the roadway, and come to a stop in the middle of the roadway. Wilder’s car received front-end damage, and was towed from the scene. Wilder did not need medical attention, and there were no passengers involved.
 

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Fire Department Calls 7/09/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 3 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 5 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to a small car fire on Sunday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/09/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

41 year old Ryan Buerk of Owaneco and 62 year old Daniel Thompson of Pana were in a car accident July 6th at 8:30 in the morning. According to the accident report, Buerk was driving northbound on Illinois Route 29. Buerk claims that he fell asleep at the wheel and struck the back of Thompson’s car, also traveling northbound. Buerk refused medical treatment, and Thompson was not injured. There were no passengers involved.

 

21 year old Tucker May of Taylorville, and 17 year old Isabella Thomas of Taylorville were in a car accident July 6th at 3:30 in the afternoon. According to the Sheriff’s report, Thomas was stopped in traffic waiting for the vehicle in front of her to turn. May did not see that the vehicles were stopped, and ran into the back of Thomas’ car. Thomas was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital, and May was not injured. There were no passengers involved.

 

30 year old Chad Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of violating an order of protection, and theft.

 

40 year old Cleat Davis of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

33 year old Partick Barry of Springfield was arrested on Friday on a charge of domestic battery and interfering with the reporting of domestic battery.

 

49 year old Darrin Wrench of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

47 year old David Jones of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a charge of failing to appear, or answer question.

 

35 year old Caleb Reber of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of failing to appear, or answer question.

 

27 year old Natalie Williams of Kincaid was arrested on Sunday on a charge of failing to appear, or answer question.

 

The Christian County Police Department reported the following accidents and arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

27 year old Angelique Ayers of Taylorville was arrested for theft.

 

27 year old Amanda Johanningmeier of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for driving with a suspended license.
 

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Fire Department Calls 7/6/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 3 EMS calls on Thursday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/6/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

54 year old Molly Grigsby of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

30 year old Michael Ralston of Witt was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

62 year old Richard Reber and 90 year old Grace Hoffman were in a car accident on July 3rd around 1 oclock in the afternoon. According to the report, Reber was traveling northbound on S. Cherokee Street in Taylorville. Reber said that he stopped at the four-way stop at Cherokee Street and E. Main Cross Street, and did not see anyone. He then turned left onto E. Main Cross Street where Hoffman was walking across the street. The report states that Reber says he hit his brakes, but not before running into Hoffman. There was no damage to Reber’s vehicle, and Hoffman was transported to Springfield Memorial Hospital for treatment.

 

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Fire Department Calls 7/5/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to 3 EMS calls on Tuesday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Wednesday.

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/5/18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

22 year old Brett Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of home invasion and causing injury.

 

43 year old Martin Anderson of Colorado Springs was arrested Thursday morning on a charge of speeding.

 

 

29 year old Alex Collingwood of Pana was arrested Thursday morning on a charge of domestic battery.

 

 

32 year old Austin Casner of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

 

37 year old Melissa Beaston of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

 

28 year old Nicole Manley of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving with a suspended license.

 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

20 year old Logan Beck of Freeberg, and 24 year old Aaron Vandenbergh of Pana were in an accident on June 26th at 11:55 in the morning. There were no passengers involved in the accident. According to the accident report, Beck was heading west bound on 100 N Road, and Vandenbergh was driving northbound on 2200 E road. The report states that Beck failed to yield right of way to Vandenbergh in the intersection. Beck was struck on the drivers side of Vandenbergh’s vehicle causing it to spin around into the east ditch. Beck’s car was driven into the north ditch off 100 N road. Logan Beck was arrested, and nobody was taken to the hospital.

 
The Christian County Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:
 
29 year old Michael Ralston of Cowden turned himself in Thursday morning. He has a Montgomery County Warrant.

26 year old Juan Sandoval of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of not having a valid drivers license.


Melissa Beaston was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian County Warrant.


21 year old Brett Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for a Christian County Warrant.


28 year old Nicole Manley of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian County Warrant.

 
The Christian County Police Department reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

The Christian County Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursda

 

62 year old Robert Declerck of Taylorville and 47 year old Mary Caraker were in an accident on June 30th at 8:30 in the morning. According to the report Caraker was traveling north on Spresser Street and was driving through the intersection of Cheney and Spresser streets. Declerck was traveling west on Spresser Street, near Cheney Street, and failed to yield at the red traffic light. Declerck entered the intersection and struck Caraker’s vehicle causing damage. Caraker’s car had to be towed from the scene, and she was sent to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in a Sutton’s Ambulance. Declerck was arrested, and refused medical attention.

 

 

62 year old Andrew McMahon of Taylorville, and 16 year old Seth Johnson of Taylorville were in an accident on July 2nd at 1:54 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Johnson was heading southbound on Webster Street, and came to a stop at the stop light located at the intersection of Wilson and Weber Streets. McMahon was traveling southbound on Weber Street, and failed to reduce his speed. McMahon collided with the back of Johnson car causing damage to both vehicles. McMahon had damage on the front winch, and Johnson sustained minor damage to his rear bumper. There were no injuries, and both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene.

 

Rex Montgomery of Taylorville was in an accident on June 29th at 6:10 in the morning. According to the accident report. Montgomery was traveling Southbound when he exited the roadway due to a medical issue. Montgomery drove through the parking lots of Edward Jones, Maurcies, and Wendy’s causing damage to the Maurcies parking lot and Wendy’s landscaping. Montgomery was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in a Sutton’s ambulance, and his vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

20 year old Michael Nelson of Taylorville was in an accident on June 30th at 1:29 in the afternoon. The accident report stated that Nelson was backing out of a residence in the 700 block of Pauline Street. Nelson backed into a legally parked car causing damage. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene, and nobody was injured.

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Fire Department Calls 7/3/18

The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire department responded to a car fie, illegal burn, and 5 EMS calls on Monday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/3/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

28 year old Brett Peters of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of  Felon Fail to return from Furlough, and burglary.

 

24 year old April Garcia of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of Fail to appear or answer question.

 

49 year old Debbie Horn of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft, resisting an officer, obstructing identification, and assault.

 

The Christian County Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

23 year old April Garcia of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County Warrant.

 

49 year old Debbie Horn of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft, resisting an officer, obstructing identification, and assault.

 

64 year old Gerald Olive of Taylorville was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

34 year old Jaclyn Harris of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for battery.

 

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Fire Department Calls 7/2/18

On Monday, The Christian County Fire Department reported the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Sunday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/2/18

On Monday, The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

44 year old Jeremy Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

44 year old Michelle Kearney of Bulpitt was arrested on Saturday on a charge of violating order of protection.

 

40 year old Robert Catalano of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of crim damage to property.


On Monday, The Christian County Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

A 17 year old male juvenile of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of possesion of cannabis.

 

44 year old Jeremy Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

62 year old Shirley Ostermeier of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving with a suspended license.

 

28 year old Darci Moffitt of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of theft.

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Fire Department Calls 6/29/18

On Friday, The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 E-M-S calls on Thursday.

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/29/18

On Friday, The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

41-year-old Ryan Buerk was arrested on Thursday on a charge of speeding 26-34 miles over the limit.

 

28-year-old Matthew McIntyre was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

44-year-old Henry Willis was arrested on Thursday on a charge of failing to appear or answer question.


On Friday, The Christian County Sheriff’s office reported the following traffic accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

60 year old Cindy Stockon of Palmer was in a car accident on Wednesday just after 6 o’clock in the evening. Stockon was traveling southbound on 600 east road when she struck a deer at approximately 1420 N road. She came to a stop on the road, and had damage to the front end of the car, but was able to drive away from the scene. There were no passengers in the car, and nobody was injured.

 

18 year old Spencer Litteral was in a car accident on June 20th at 11 o’clock at night. Litteral was traveling on county 2. Just west on Camp One Way a deer ran into the roadway. Litteral hit the deer causing damage to the vehicle. There were no passengers involved, and Spencer Litteral refused medical attention.

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Fire Department Calls 6/28/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 E-M-S calls on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/28/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

53-year-old Clifford Ballion of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday on a charge of driving while license was revoked or suspended.

36-year-old Samantha McPeek of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday on a charge of contempt of court.

58-year-old Patrick Cooper of Springfield was arrested Wednesday on a charge of driving while license was revoked or suspended.

36-year-old Theodore Fleming of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday on a charge of home invasion and unlawful use of a weapon.

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/27/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

28 year old Angela D. Yager of Springfield was arrested for driving on a suspended license.

 

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

27 year old Nicole Jenkins of Raymond was traveling northbound on Webster Street. 27 year old Wayne Moore was traveling southbound on Webster and was in the turn lane to head west on Spresser. Jenkins disobeyed land markings and crossed thru the intersection and into coming traffic. Jenkins collided with the front end of Moore causing significant damage to both vehicles. No injuries were reported and both vehicles were towed from the scene. Jenkins was issued a citation for improper lane usage.

59 year old Ronald Wiltsie of Edinburg and Theresa Trulock 60 were heading eastbound on West Spresser. Trulock stopped in front of the intersection of West Spresser and North Shumway for the street light. Wiltsie failed to stop behind Trulock and struck Trulock from behind. Trulocks received dents and scratches to the rear bumper and truck door. Wiltsie's vehicle received dents to the front bumper and fender. Wiltsie received a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.
 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/26/18

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

21 year old Lucas Stephens of Taylorville was arrested Monday for unlawful use of a weapon

 

22 year old Anthony Benavides of Pana was arrested Monday for unlawful use of a weapon.

 

44 year old Michael Dodson of Pana was arrested on Monday for domestic battery.

 

23 year old Briar Samson of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for Methamphetamine manufacturing.

 

25 year old Jordan Young of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for aggravated assault use of a deadly weapon.

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/25/18

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

On June 24 Gale Austin Mulvaney, 25, of Harvel was arrested for DUI.

On June 23 Kelsie Bass, 24, of Nokomis was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and failure to appear, answer questions.

On June 22 Brett Moran, 26, of Decatur was arrested for failure to appear, answer questions.

On June 22 Eric Merritt, 23, of Pana was arrested for failure to appear, answer questions.

On June 22 Dawna Coleman, 55, of Auburn was arrested for failure to appear, answer questions.

On June 24 Tarren Davis, 25, of Springfield was arrested for driving on a suspended/revoked license.

On June 24 Patrick Motley, 29, of Taylorville was arrested for theft

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ACCIDENTS:

On June 21st, Valerie Lush, 39, of Morrisonville was south bound on County Highway 5 just south of township road 1400 North and a deer ran into the path.  Lush struck the deer causing front end damage.  No injuries were reported.  Lush was driven from the scene.

On June 22nd, Mary Bohlen, 52, of Edinburg was traveling westbound on 2300 N. Road at approximately 1025 East and a deer ran into the roadway and Bohlen struck the deer with the front of her vehicle.  Bohlen received damage to the front end of her vehicle and was towed away.  the driver was unharmed.

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:


On June 24 Nestor N. Lopez-Deleon, 29, of Taylorville was arrested fro DUI.

On June 22 Dustin Taylor, 27, of Decatur was arrested for driving while license were suspended.

On June 22 Alexander Maynard, 22, of Alton was arrested for possession of cannabis 10-30 grams.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/22/18

THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARREST:

On June 21, Megan Klespitz, 33, of Pana was arrested for DUI. 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/21/18

CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

Amanda Mollet, 41, of Taylorville was arrested on June 20th for unlawful possession of a credit/debit card.

Nicolas Dooley, 41, of Pana was arrested on June 20th for criminal trespassing to land.

Cynthia Karrick, 22, of Bulpitt was arrested on June 20th for possession of methamphetamine.

Jeffrey Emerson, 51, of Hillsboro was arrested on June 21st for aggregated criminal sexual abuse of a victim under the age of eighteen.

Nicholas Allard, 32, of Taylorville was arrested on June 20th for domestic battery.

Roland Webb, 33, of Pana was arrested on June 21st for driving on a suspended/revoked license.

TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS AND ACCIDENTS:

On June 20th Melissa Crist, 34, of Taylorville was cited for illegal dumping.

On June 20th Nicole Conaway, 27, of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County warrant.

On June 19th Dennis L. Mclaughlin, 63, of Owaneco and Ronald W. Smith, Jr. 58, of Chatham were involved in an accident.  Smith stated he was stopped in traffic in the 600 block of East Park. Smith hit Mclaughlin from behind.  Mclaughlin said he started to slow down when groceries fell  from his seat.  Smith looked down and was unable to stop in time to avoid hitting Mclaughlin. Smith's vehicle received front end damage and Mclaughin's rear end damage.

On June 20thJennifer Verardi, 47, of Taylorville and Debra Elllinger, 53, of Taylorville were involved in an accident. Verardi was heading west on Market Street approaching the Cheney street intersection.  Ellinger was heading south on Cheney Street.  Verardi disobeyed the stop sigh at the intersection and struck Ellinger's vehicle.  No injuries were reported.  Verardi wsa issued a citation for failure to yield at intersection.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/20/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

40-year-old Donnie S. Steele of Nokomis was arrested for Violating an Order of Protection.

 

36-year-old Amanda L. Buschon of Taylorville was arrested Tuesday for driving while license suspended.

 

25-year-old Hillary N. Kinney of Litchfield was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and possession of methamphetamine.


On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:


On June 11th, Thomas E. Ade of Pana was driving on County Road 2100 East, when he crossed over a stream with a large culvert. As Ade cross the stream, the roadway collapsed due to extreme flooding. Ade’s vehicle dropped approximately four feet below the surface of the road and his interior was submerged in water. No injuries reported.

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/20/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-19 - 2 EMS, 2  PA

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/19/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

48-year-old James M. Welge Jr. of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for failure to appear.

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/19/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-18 - 6 EMS, 1 PA

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/18/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-15 - 4 EMS

6-16 - 2 EMS, 2 MVA

6-17 - 1 EMS

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/18/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

46-year-old Terry L. Skinner of Taylorville was arrested on a valid Sangamon County Warrant.

 

On Monday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

Dan D. Follis was driving on Shumway Road when he approached the intersection of Shumway and Route 48. 35-year-old Andrew C. Niebrugge of Decatur was driving on Route 48 approaching the intersection with Shumway road. Follis failed to yield the intersection and collided with Niebrugge. No injuries reported.  Follis was issued a citation for failure to yield the intersection.

 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

46-year-old Terry L. Skinner of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for Aggravated DUI Alcohol. Bond was set at 3,000 dollars.

 

34-year-old Sarah R. Bell was arrested for Misdemeanor Failure to Return from Furlough. Bond was set at 6,000 dollars.

 

35-year-old Mitchell R. Neeceb of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for Driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at 3,000 dollars.

 

21-year-old Matthew W. Hoover of Pana was arrested on Sunday for Forgery or Alteration of Documents.

 

52-year-old Tina M. Jobe of Pana was arrested on Sunday for Manufacture or Delivery of a Controlled Substance.

 

22-year old Whitney A. Cartwright of Edinburg was arrested on Sunday for Possession of 30-100 grams of Cannabis. Bond was set at 1,500 dollars.

 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

On June 16th, 34-year-old Danielle J. Hendershot of Assumption was driving on South Business 51 when she lost control on a curve, colliding with a ditch and coming to rest in a cornfield on the north side of the road. Hendershot was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital.

 

On June 16th, Melinda R. McKinney of Taylorville was driving on Route 48 when McKinney became distracted inside the vehicle and ran off the road to the right, driving through a ditch and into a corn field, coming to a stop 96 feet into the corn field.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/15/18

On Friday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-14 - 4 EMS, 1 Other

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/15/18

On Friday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

49-year-old David M. Arthur of Taylorville was arrested for failure to appear, bond was set at 3,500 dollars.

 

29-year-old Daniel M. Guarnieri of Taylorville was arrested for driving on a suspended license, bond was set at 5,000 dollars.

 

On Friday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

On June 14th, Todd W. Stockton of Taylorville and Michael W. Kennedy were approaching the intersection of E. Main Cross and Walnut Street. Kennedy went through the intersection and then Stockton attempted to clear the intersection. Stockton’s vehicle collided with Kennedy’s Car, causing damage to passenger door and wheel well. Stockton was issued a citation for failure to yield the right of way and for no insurance. No injuries reported.

On Friday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

26-year-old Brandon M. Stone of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for Driving on a Suspended or Revoked License. Bond was set at 5,000 dollars.

 

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/14/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

42-year-old Tonya D. Fisher of Stonington was arrested Wednesday for a Sangamon County Warrant.

 

On Thursday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

24-year-old Tilur M. Miller of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for Failure to Appear. Bond was set at 10,000.

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/14/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-12 - 6 EMS

6-13 - 5 EMS, 1 PA

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/13/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

29-year-old Jamaris Tobert of Springfield was arrested Wednesday for Battery.

 

40-year-old Susan Fisher of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for driving while license suspended.

 

45-year-old Velma L. Copeland of Kincaid was arrested on Monday for driving while license revoked.

 

40-year-old Susan Fisher of Taylorville was arrested for driving while license suspended.

 

25-year-old Jeremy T. Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for a valid warrant.

On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

23-year-old Craig E. Stauffer of Nebo was arrested on Tuesday for Criminal Trespass onto Land. Bond was set at 1,500.

 

23-year-old Kyle L. Adkins of Kincaid was arrested Tuesday for Driving with a Suspended License. Bond was set at 3,000 dollars.

 

28-year-old Michael T. Morrissey of Springfield was arrested on Tuesday for Burglary, Driving on a Suspended License and Retail Theft. Bond was set at 58,000 dollars.

 

36-year-old Samantha L. McPeek of Taylorville was Wednesday for Leaving the Scene of Accident with Vehicle Damage and Possessing Drug Paraphernalia. Bond was set at 6,000 dollars.

 

 

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/12/18

On Tuesday,  the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-11 - 4 Power Lines down, 3 EMS, 2 PA, 1 missing person assist

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/12/18

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

18-year-old William T. Morrissey of Kincaid was arrested Monday for Aggravated Assault and Threatening a Public Official.

 

30-year-old Jeremy L. Gunderson of Hillsboro was arrested Tuesday for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Bond is set at 30,000 dollars.

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/11/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-8 - 3 EMS, 1 PA

6-9 - 1 Fire, 1 EMS

6-10 - 6 EMS, 1 AA, 1 Other

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/11/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

34-year-old Kimberlee S. Morrison of Pana was arrested on Friday for an Effingham County Warrant.

 

53-year-old Toby G. Verry of Springfield was arrested on Friday for a Macoupin County warrant.

 

26-year-old Isabella J. Triesenberg of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for retail theft.

 

23-year-old Tiara N. Shull of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for a Christian County Warrant.

 

25-year-old Jeremy T. Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for a valid warrant.

 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

25-year-old Jeremy T. Emery of Taylorville was arrested Sunday for failure to appear. Bond was set at 50,000 dollars.

 

54-year-old Pamela K. Benedict of Taylorville was arrested Friday for failure to appear. Bond was set at 50,000 dollars.



 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

On Sunday, 79-year-old Daniel L. Reed of Assumption was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of US Highway 51 and township road 1200 North. 41-year-old Andrew B. Weekly of Pana was approaching the intersection on US Highway 51 when Reed, saying he did not see any vehicles approaching, attempted to cross the intersection and struck Weekly’s vehicle causing front end damage. Weekley was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries.  

 

On Sunday, 23-year-old Kimberly N. Gatton of Taylorville was traveling eastbound on County Road 1800 North. As she approached the curve, Gatton’s brakes failed, causing her to drive off the road and enter a ditch. No injuries reported, Gatton’s vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

 

 

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Fire Department Calls 6/8/18

On Friday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-7 - 7 EMS, 3 PA

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/8/18

On Friday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

58-year-old James E. Bergschneider of Taylorville was arrested Thursday of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Bond was set at 3,000 dollars.

 

38-year-old Shane A. Drum of Pana was arrested Thursday of Violate Order of Protection.

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Fire Department Calls 6/7/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-4 - 5 EMS, 2 Fires, 1 PA,

6-5 - 4 EMS, 1 IB, 1 PA, 1 MVA

6-6 - 2 EMS, 1 IB, 1 Other

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/7/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

23-year-old Kelsie M. Bass of Nokomis was arrested for driving while license suspended.

 

45-year-old Melissa D. Krouse of Taylorville was arrested on a Sangamon County warrant.

 

On Thursday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:


36-year-old Robert D. Burke of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday for Contempt of Court.


60-year-old James R. Lunsford of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday for Battery and Bodily Harm. Bond was set at 3,500 dollars.


49-year-old Robert Abberley of Nokomis was arrested on Wednesday for Criminal Damage to State Property.


31-year-old Timothy S. Kinsella of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for Possession of a Controlled Substance.


20-year-old Christopher J. Kinsella of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday for Contempt of Court.

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/6/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

28-year-old Cory J. Worker of Taylorville was arrested for driving while license suspended.

 

28-year-old Heather A. Smith of Taylorville was arrested for driving while license suspended.

 

On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:


28-year-old Patrick M. Motley of Talyorville was arrested Tuesday for burglary. Bond was set at 20,000 dollars.


51-year-old Garret L. Austin of Taylorville was arrested Tuesday for Operating a Watercraft under the influence of alcohol. Bond was set at 2,500 dollars.


On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:


On Tuesday, 18-year-old Alexic T. Melton struck a deer on the passenger side of his vehicle while traveling north on Route 48. No injuries reported.


On Tuesday, 24-year-old David M. Brown of Stonington was driving south on county road 22. Brown says he then coughed and passed out at the wheel. The vehicle then traveled off the road, struck a ditch and came to rest in the bottom of the ditch. Brown was transported to Taylorville Memorial Medical center.

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/5/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

53-year-old Robert A. Buschon of Springfield was arrested for driving while license revoked.

 

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

70-year-old John R. Weaver was driving on Spresser St. and turned left White St. when he lost engine power and power steering. Weaver ran over a stop sign and was towed to his residence. No injuries reported.

 

On May 31st Rachel E. Strobel of Ramsey braked suddenly for a red light on Park Street when Colin D. Sevener of Taylorville rear ended her. Strobel’s vehicle had rear end damage and Sevener’s vehicle received major front end damage.

 

On June 3rd, 20-year-old Erin E. Charles of Taylorville was driving through the McDonald’s parking lot when 35-year-old Brian T. Pennell backed into Charles and then fled the scene. Charles followed Pennell to a Christian Coutnty Quick Lube location where Pennell then fled on foot. Police located Pennell later on the 400 block of E. Esther Street in Taylorville and Pennell was issued mulitple citations.

 

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

28-year-old Jordan R. Bartlett of Bulpitt was arrested Monday for driving on a suspended license.

 

24-year-old Dakota A. Shockely of Pana was arrested Monday for criminal sexual abuse. Bond was set at 5,000 dollars.

 

22-year-old Dylan M. Weber of Taylorville was arrested Monday for failure to appear.

 
 

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Fire Department Calls 6/4/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

6-1 - 4 EMS, 3 PA

6-2 - 1 EMS, 1 Fire

6-3 - 2 EMS, 1 PA

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/4/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

35-year-old Brian T. Pennell of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for driving while license suspended or revoked, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, failure to report an accident to police and leaving the scene of an accident.

 

46-year-old Dennis L. Bertoni of Taylorville was arrested Sunday for Domestic Battery.

 

27-year-old Marcos Arzola of Pana was arrested on Friday on for driving without a valid driver’s license.

 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:


37-year-old Donald R. Linton of Kinacaid was arrested Friday for Failure to Appear.


29-year-old Angela M. Rogers of Taylorville was arrested Friday for Driving on A Suspended License. Bond was set at 3,000 dollars.


71-year-old William A. Wood of Tower Hill was arrested Sunday for driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at 5,000 dollars.


27-year-old Marciano Willaims of Kincaid was arrested Monday for Theft. Bond was set at 25,000 dollars.


32-year-old Mitchell D. Manion of Pana was arrested on Saturday for Aggravated Domestic Battery.


On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:


On Saturday a stolen car was driving on 1600 East Road when it ran off the road way, struck the concrete culvert on the right side of the road. The vehicle came to rest in a field northeast of the intersection. When police arrived on the scene, a driver or passengers for the vehicle could not be found. At the scene, Police determined the car had recently been reported stolen and notified Louis R. Depaepe, the owner of the vehicle.

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 6/1/18

On Friday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

40-year-old Mike C. Hamilton of Springfield was arrested on Thursday for driving with license revoked.

 

38-year-old Matthew L. Burrell of Shelbyville was arrested for driving while license suspended.

 

32-year-old Joseph M. Besson of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian and Macon County Warrant.

 

On Friday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:


33-year-old Kevin R. Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested Thursday for Domestic Battery.


26- year-old Douglas H. Manuel of Pana was arrested Friday for Aggravated Domestic Battery and Knowingly Damaging Property.


26-year-old Delaney S. Dilley of Pana was arrested Friday for Domestic Battery.


68-year-old Steven R. Dilley of Pana was arrested Friday for Domestic Battery.

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/31/18

On Thursday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

32-year-old Joseph M. Besson of Palmer was arrested Wednesday for Failure to Appear. Bond was set at 40,000 dollars.

 

24- year-old Courtney R. Sellers of Mattoon was arrested Wednesday for Driving Under the Influence. Bond was set at 1,000 dollars.

 

32-year-old Brittany D. Cole of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday for Driving on a suspended license.

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/31/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5-29 - 1 EMS

5-30 - 3 EMS, 1 IB

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/30/2018

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

26-year-old Steven P. Kious of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for leaving the scene of an accident with vehicle damage and failure to give information after striking an unattended vehicle.

 

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

34-year-old Andrew T. Carraher was turning from W. Spresser onto Houston St. when an unknown driver in a Red Dodge Interpid struck Carraher’s vehicle. The unknown driver then left the scene, leaving behind major damage to Carraher’s driver side door. No injuries or citations reported.

 

22-year-old Heather A. Watson was heading northbound on N. Cheney Street when 58-year old June A. Yates stopped for the flow of traffic. Watson failed to yield, rear ending Yates. Both cars received major damage. Yates was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital for a neck injury, while Watson was given a citation for failing to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

A 16-year-old minor was traveling on North Cheney Street when 66-year-old Larry L. Alaria stopped to let the car in front of him turn into Arby’s. The minor failed to stop, rear ending Alaria’s vehicle. The minor was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

An unknown driver struck 17-year-old Madyson H. Haller while changing lanes. The unknown driver then left the scene, driving north on Webster Avenue. Haller was able to drive away from the scene.

 

21-year-old Amanda N. Morgan was driving west on 104 when 36-year-old Kimberly J. England failed to yield. Morgan struck England’s vehicle. Both cars had to be towed from the scene, and England was issued a citation for failing to yield to oncoming traffic. Both England and Morgan were transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

 

On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

18-year-old Preston J. Newingham of Kincaid was arrested Tuesday for Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

42-year-old Jamie L. McDonald of Shelbyville was arrested Tuesday. Bond was set at 3,500 dollars.

 

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/29/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

54-year-old Barry E. Spears of Nokomis was arrested on Sunday for possession of a controlled substance and possession of methamphetamine.

 

46-year-old Tammy L. Hicks of Nokomis was arrested on Sunday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

38-year-old Shanda M. Courtaway of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for Retail Theft.

 

On Tuesday, the Pana Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

21-year-old Austin B. Fikan of Pana was arrested on Saturday for illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor.

 

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

28-year-old Zach M. Morrissey of Kincaid was arrested Friday for failure to appear, bond was set at 30,000 dollars.

 

21-year-old Kenton W. Taber of Sullivan was arrested Sunday for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Bond was set 1,500 dollars.

 

37-year-old Jason W. Larke of Larose was arrested Sunday for Battery.

 

37-year-old Bryan E. Gordon of Bluffton, Indiana was arrested on Saturday for Battery.

 

50-year-old Melinda D. Kraut of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for Possession for a Controlled Substance. Bond was set at 5,000 dollars.

 

31-year-old Nicholas R. Elliot of Pana was arrested Saturday for failure to appear, bond was set at 3,000 dollars.

 

40-year-old Joseph D. Mays of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for failure to appear, bond was set at 5,000 dollars.

 

31-year-old Chad M. Hull of Palmer was arrested on Tuesday for Battery. Bond was set at 10,000 dollars.

 

26-year-old Hunter J. Oliver of Taylorville was arrested for Burglary on Sunday. Bond was set at 5,000 dollars.

 

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

17-year-old Makenna J. Green of Arthur was driving on Illinois State Route 29, when she came to stop to turn left onto 400 North Road. 27-year-old Joshua B. Reynolds of Pana failed to stop and crashed into the rear bumper of Green’s vehicle, pushing Green’s vehicle 75 feet from the intersection, and causing Reynolds’ vehicle to land on the driver’s side door. Both Green and Reynolds were taken to Pana Community Hospital with minor injuries. Reynolds was given a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

Ashley M. Broccardo was driving E 2550 North Road when she dropped food into the floorboard of her vehicle, when reached down to get the food, the vehicle pulled left into a mailbox, causing damage to both the vehicle and the mailbox. No citation issued.

 

21-year-old Brandon T. Edwards of Effingham was driving on Illinois Route 29, approaching an intersection. Edwards was pulling a flatbed trailer behind his vehicle and began to break because of the flow of the traffic. Edwards then locked up his brakes and maneuvered towards the ditch to avoid striking any other vehicles. Edwards left 165 feet of skid marks before coming to stop with only minimal damage.

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/29/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

5-25 - 2 EMS, 1 Fire, 1 PA, 1 Other

5-26 - 1 MVA

5-27 - 2 EMS, 1 Other

5-28 - 1 PA

 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/25/18

 

On Friday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

26-year old Andrew Stroud of Taylorville was arrested for use of an intoxicating compound.

 

On Friday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

41-year-old Jacob T. Wafford was arrested Thursday for driving on revoked license and failure to answer questions. Bond was set at 500 dollars.

 

37-year-old Adam T. Bolfing of Taylorville was arrested Thursday for Posession of Methamphetamine and resisting an officer. Bond was set at 21,500 dollars.

 

31-year-old Nathaniel Z. Cothern of Pana was arrested Thursday for driving on a suspended or revoked license. Bond is set at 5,500 dollars.

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/25/18

On Friday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5-24 - 5 EMS, 1 Fire, 1 Other

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/24/18

On Thursday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

39-year-old Maurice L. Cooper of Springfield was arrested Thursday for driving on revoked license. Bond was set at 3,000 dollars.

 

25-year-old Christopher J. Johnson of Taylorville was arrested Thursday for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Bond was set at 10,000.

 

21-year-old Michael S. Harshani of Pana was arrested Thursday for intent to commit theft.

 

30-year-old Toby A. Moyer of Pana was arrested on Thursday for Domestic Battery.

 

On Thursday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

55-year-old Sandra J. Smalley of Nokomis was driving on US Highway 51 in Pana at 1:24 pm on Saturday when a deer struck her car. No injuries reported.

 

70-year-old Jean M. Weiscope of Warrensburg was driving on Illinois Route 51 in Assumption and when a deer entered the roadway. The deer struck Weiscope’s vehicle in the front, driver’s side panel and then impacted the driver’s door. Weiscope was transported to Decatur Memorial Hospital for treatment of possible injuries.

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/24/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5-23 - 5 EMS, 1 MVA, 1 Other

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/23/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

42-year old Lisa Harker of arrested on Tuesday for Driving with License Suspended and Operating an Uninsured Vehicle.

 

33-year-old Daniel L. Shimkus of Taylorville was arrested for public intoxication at 1:14 pm on Tuesday and arrested again at 5:13 pm for Disorderly Conduct, also on Tuesday.

 

 

On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

35-year-old Zach K. Muncy of Taylorville was arrested Tuesday for failure to appear and was released on a $355 bond.

 

28-year-old Taylor J. Christian of Springfield was arrested Tuesday for failure to appear and was issued a 5,000 dollar bond.

 

60-year-old Raymond E. Toth of Cuba, Missouri was arrested Tuesday for meth delivery.

 

39-year-old Randy M. Hammond of Pana was arrested on Tuesday for meth delivery.

 

34-year-old Michael R. Dodson of Pana was arrested Tuesday for criminal damage to government property.

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/23/18

On Wednesday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5-21 - 3 EMS, 2 PA, 1 Fire

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/22/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5-21 - 2 EMS, 1 Other

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/22/18

On Tuesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

34-year-old Crystal L. Hatley of Taylorville was stopped at the intersection of Cheney Street and W. Spresser Street when Hatley backed her vehicle up to give room for a semi tractor trailer to turn. In backing up, Hatley contacted the front bumper of 24-year-old Steven P. Kious of Taylorville, casing minor damage to both cars. No injuries reported.

 

Kimberly L. Wright of La Place was traveling east on Springfield Road and stopped at the intersection of Springfield and Cheney Street. 18-year-old Charity L. Murphy failed to stop in time and struck Wright’s vehicle. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene and no injuries were reported.  

 

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

42-year-old Leroy E. Miles of Springfield was arrested on Monday for failure to appear and/or answer question and was issued a bond of 25,000.

 

On Tuesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

20-year-old Ethan M. Woodward of Moweaqua was issued two citations following a crash in the overnight hours of May 13th, where Woodward was northbound on township road 2700E, struck a bridge, flipped over and ended up in the field on the west side of the road. Woodward left the scene of the accident but returned the next day. No injuries reported.  

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/21/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

John W. Eveland was arrested Sunday for violating an order of protection.

 

67-year-old Dale D. Gable of Taylorville was arrested for retail theft.

 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:

 

20-year-old Abigail M. Cash of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for Underage Consumption of Liquor.

 

On Monday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accidents to Regional Radio News:

 

17-year-old Lakota A. Clark of Palmer was driving on County Highway 6 at 2:18 am on Saturday morning, when driver drove off the road into a ditch. The driver then struck a culvert, becoming airborne with the vehicle turning over before resting on its top. Clark was transported to Memorial Medical Center.

 

24-year-old Joseph T. Gunning of Taylorville was traveling north on Reimer Avenue, when Gunning veered off the roadway and struck the culvert for the driveway of a residence. The vehicle overturned, coming to rest of its top in the roadway. No injuries reported. Gunning was issued citation for not having a valid driver’s license, not having insurance and a suspended registration.

 

On Monday, the Pana Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

20-year-old Megan E. Parker of Pana was arrested on a Shelby County warrant for failure to appear related to a shoplifting charge.

 

36-year-old Derrick D. Davis was arrested on Sunday for criminal damage to property.

 

On Monday, the Pana Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio News:

 

72-year-old Linda L. Micek l of Pana was backing up to to make a missed turn at Cherry Street unaware 20-year-old Taylor N. Strom was behind her. Micek’s vehicle struck Strom’s vehicle and caused damage to the front hood and bumper.

 

 

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/21/18

On Monday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5/18 - 4 EMS

5/19 - 3 EMS, 1 MVA

5-20 - 3 EMS

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 5/18/18

On Friday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

54-year-old Brian Moses of Palmer was arrested Thursday for Driving While License suspended.

 

20-year-old Tyler R. Martin of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County warrant for Probation Escape and unlawful use of a weapon.

 

On Friday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News:


49-year-old Scott W. Arkebauer of Morrisonville was arrested for violating an order of protection

 

 

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Fire Department Calls 5/18/18

On Thursday, the Taylorville Fire Department reported the following calls to Regional Radio News:

 

5/16 - 2 EMS, 2 Others

 

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