Police Blotter

Fire Department Calls 9/24/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Friday.

 

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

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to a car fire at 1246 Lawrence Ave on Sunday. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation by TFD.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/24/18

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

 

43 year old Jody Grove of Taylorville was in an accident on September 22nd at 2:30 in the morning. According to the accident report, Grove was eastbound on Route 104 at approximately 794 east when she struck a deer in the roadway.

 

36 year old Elizabeth Coatney of Nokomis was in an accident on September 21st at 11:20 in the morning. According to the accident report, Coatney was traveling southbound on County Highway 1. Coatney stated that something went wrong in the front end of her vehicle and it jerked her to the right. Coatney exited the roadway and traveled approximately 60 feet before coming upon a gravel field lane entrance. Coatney proceeded over the field lane and struck the west embankment of the ditch. Coatney overturned upon striking the embankment and came to rest on its wheel facing west. Coatney’s vehicle was totaled, and Coatney was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries.

 

32 year old Frank Sedlock of Bulpitt and 72 year old Grace Meadows of Kincaid were in an accident on September 16th at 7:04 in the evening. According to the accident report, Sedlock was driving a motorcycle and pulled out onto County Highway 5 at 1800 North Road. The motorcycle pulled out infront of a minivan traveling south bound on County Highway 5. The minivan struck the right side of the motorcycle with its front bumper. The motorcycle and minivan both came to a rest on the south west side of the intersection. Sedlock was thrown from the motorcycle into the field on the south west side of the intersection. Passenger Kenny Sedlock was also thrown into the field on the south west side of the intersection.

 

26 year old Frank McWard of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving under the influence.

 

33 year old Kevin Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

20 year old Keira Morrissey of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of battery.

 

30 year old Nicholas Stanley of Morrisonville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

41 year old Abraham Poland of Corpuschristi, Texas was arrested on Monday on a charge of resisting an officer.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

37 year old Kirk Kettelkamp of Taylorville, and 20 year old Thomas Painter of Taylorville were in an accident on September 20th at approximately 7:27 in the evening. According to the accident report, Kettelkamp was traveling eastbound on East Main Cross Street. Painter was traveling southbound on South Cherokee Street. Kettelkamp was stopped in traffic because of the stop sign at the intersection. Painter proceeded to travel southbound in the intersection of East Main Cross Street and South Cherokee Street. Kettelkamp did not see Painter in the intersection, and began to proceed forward. Painter received damage to the front wheel and frame of the pedalcycle. Kettelkamp received damage to the drivers side of the vehicle. Painter received a leg injury from the collision but refused medical assistance. Painter said that he would go to Taylorville Memorial Hospital at a later time to be evaluated.

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Fire Department Calls 9/21/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/21/18

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

 

27 year old Harrison King of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

 

18 year old Alyssa Weakley of Springfield was in an accident on September 19th at 2:06 in the morning. Weakly was traveling southwest on Illinois Route 48 near the intersection of South Spresser when two deer ran into the roadway according to the accident report. Weakly stated that she slowed down, but was not able to avoid striking one of the deer. Weakley  had damage to the front end of her vehicle, but was able to drive away from the scene and denied any injury.

 

54 year old Jeffrey Crowder of Kincaid  was in an accident on September 20th at 6:17 in the morning. Crowder was traveling east in the 2700 block of Lincoln Trail on his 2015 Harley Davidson motorcycle when a deer entered the roadway according to the accident report. Crowder struck the deer and he was thrown from the bike. The motorcycle received front end damage and stopped on the south side of the roadway, resting on his right side. Crowder was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital by a Suttons ambulance.

 

45 year old Darren DeBrun of Taylorville, and 63 year old Robert Noblet of Taylorville were in an accident on September 16th at 5:23 in the afternoon. DeBrun and Noblet were both traveling eastbound on West Spresser Street according to the accident report. DeBrun stopped in traffic because the traffic light had turned red at the intersection of North Cheney Street and West Spresser Street. DeBrun had failed to stop behind Noblet and struct Noblet’s rear bumper. DeBrun received damage to the front bumper of his vehicle and was given a citation for driving under the influence, failure to reduce speed to prevent an accident, and a citation for illegal transportation of alcohol.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/20/18

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

 

17 Year old Saide Keller of Pana, and 20 year old Jenna Tolberd were in an accident on September 15th at 9:09 in the evening. Keller was traveling East on 100 North Road. Tolberd was traveling north on 220 East Road. A corn field was blocking the view of both drivers on the southwest corner. According to the accident report, it was an unmarked intersection. Keller attempted to brake and avoid hitting Tolberd, but Tolberd never saw Keller until impact. The collision caused Tolberd to flip over on top. Keller was sent to the hospital in a Pana ambulance, and Tolberd went to Pana Community hospital.

 

28 year old Alisha Wood of Auburn was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

21 year old Jesse Keller of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of firearm without eligibility.

 

39 year old Justin Barnes of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

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Fire Department Calls 9/20/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Fire Department Calls 9/19/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/19/18

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

 

25 year old Alexander Embry of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

27 year old Steven Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of reckless driving.

 

31 year old Dana Melvin of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

35 year old Joseph Sklenka of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

23 year old Ronald Fisher of Palmer was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

27 year old Shalee Bayne of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

29 year old Spencer White of Stonington was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

 

17 year old Grace Mann of Owaneco, and 46 year old Christa Sharer of Taylorville were in an accident on September 17th at 5:21 in the afternoon. Mann and Sharer were both traveling eastbound on East Park Street near Main street according to the police report. Sharer came to a stop in traffic between main street and walnut street. Mann looked down at her radio, and when she looked back up she was too close to avoid collision and struck the rear end of Sharer’s vehicle. The collision caused major damage to the front of Mann’s vehicle and minor damage to the back of Sharer’s vehicle. Both units were able to drive away from the scene.

 

32 year old Kristal Hanes of Taylorville, and 59 year old Barbara Harless of Springfield were in an accident on September 15th at 3:22 in the afternoon. Harless was heading west on Park street and Hanes was stopped at the intersection of Main Street and Park Street according to the accident report. Hanes proceed north through the intersection, and Harless struck the side of Hanes near the rear. Harless was towed from the scene, and Hanes was issued a citation for failure to yield at intersection.

 

A juvenile was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of disorderly conduct.

 

24 year old Ronald Fisher of Palmer was arrested on Tuesday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

42 year old Shannon Patnode-Miller of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

27 year old Shaylee Bayne of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

40 year old Ryan Buerk of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/18/18

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

 

37 year old Jeremy Reiss of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

 

42 year old Aaron Davis of Kincaid was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine and resisting an officer.

 

21 year old Shaylynn Rockford of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

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

 

71 year old Patricia Dyer of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

 

23 year old Matthew Cunningham of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a Macon County warrant.

 

21 year old Shaylyn Rockford of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of domestic battery.

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Fire Department Calls 9/18/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Monday.

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Fire Department Calls 9/17/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Saturday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/17/18

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

 

22 year old Shawn Davis of Edinburg was in an accident on September 16th at 2:45 in the morning. Davis was traveling south east on Wildcat Way approaching Illinois Route 29. Davis lost control in the curve and went off the roadway. Davis skidded in the grass ditch causing damage to the front and rear bumper.

 

31 year old Nathan Strayer of Edinburg was arrested on Friday on a charge of aggravated battery.

 

45 year old Cheri Cott of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

42 year old Drew Collins of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of criminal damage to property.

 

27 year old Brandon Durbin of Nokomis was arrested on Saturday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.
 

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Fire Department Calls 9/14/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Thursday
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/14/18

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

 

32 year old Matthew Hawk of Edinburg was in an accident on September 6th at 6:12 in the morning. Hawk was traveling on East county highway 2 at 1250 east. A deer entered the roadway and Hawk hit the deer, but was able to drive away from the scene.

 

27 year old Wesley Chrisman of Le Roy was in an accident on September 13th at 6 in the morning. Chrisman was traveling North on IL Route 29. Chrisman pulled out to pass an uninvolved unit and did not see the unit ahead of him. As Chrisman was making the pass, another unit was making a legal left turn. Chrisman drove off the road avoiding contact and struck a stone pillar off the road. The airbags deployed and Chrisman had major damage to his vehicle. No one was injured and Chrisman’s truck was towed from the scene.

 

37 year old Shannon Tally of Mulberry Grove was arrested on Thursday on a charge of Driving on a suspended license, no valid registration, and fleeing the police.

 

41 year old Johnny Weber of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

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

 

42 year old Shannon Miller of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

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Fire Department Calls 9/13/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/13/18

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

 

25 year old Kathleen Decarlo of Champaign was in an accident on September 11th. Decarlo was traveling southbound on 300 East Road. She stated that she had lost control of the vehicle when she drove over loose gravel on the roadway. Decarlo went off the roadway at approximately 1373 North and hit the ditch with the front of the vehicle. Decarlo had damage to the front end, sides, and rear tires. Decarlo was driven to her hospital by her friend, and was issued a citation for driving while under the influence of alcohol.

 

49 year old Scott Arkebauer of Morrisonville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of contempt of court.

 

65 year old John Chamness of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of contempt of court, and driving with a revoked or suspended license.

 

31 year old Sara Sunderland of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

35 year old Tiffany Holland of Vandalia was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.
 

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Fire Department Calls 9/12/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/12/18

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

 

37 year old Deanna Shehorn of Springfield was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

41 year old Nicholas Dyer of Taylorville, 23 year old Amber Weikle of Taylorville, and 42 year old Steven Brooken of Taylorville were in an accident on September 4th. According to the accident report, Brooken was traveling westbound on Park Street, near the intersection with Cheyenne Street. Brooken stopped for traffic, Weikle stopped as well. Dyer was traveling behind Weikle, and did not stop in time. Dyer struck the back of Weikle causing Weikle to hit Brooken. Dyer’s car had to be towed from the scene.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/11/18

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

 

46 year old Debbie Pfeffer of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of violating an order of protection, and resisting a police officer.

 

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

 

46 year old Shawna Matthews of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, possession of stolen property, and improper use of registration.

 

28 year old Alexander King of Decatur was arrested on Sunday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and a Christian county warrant.

 

26 year old Amanda Stickel of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of stolen property.

 

41 year old Shawn Watkins of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of battery.

 

27 year old Rodney Smith of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a warrant.
 

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Fire Department Calls 9/11/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/10/18

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

 

27 year old Dodney Smith of Assumption was arrested on Saturday on a charge of crminal sexual assault.

 

47 year old Shawna Matthews of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

49 year old Keith Puckett of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of domestic battery and aggravated assault, use of deadly weapon.

 

28 year old Alexander King of Nokomis was arrested on Sunday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

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Fire Department Calls 9/07/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call, 1 Fire, and 1 dive call on Thursday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/07/18

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

 

45 year old Velma Copeland of Kincaid was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

 

55 year old Joan Havener of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of selling alcohol to a minor.

 

23 year old Heaven Miller of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of selling alcohol to a minor.

 

27 year old Brenann Crowe of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of selling alcohol to a minor.

 

74 year old Leroy Shelton of Taylorville, and 59 year old Mary Hughes of Palmer were in a car accident on September 4th at 11:04 in the morning. Hughes was traveling east in the 100 block of West Market Street. Shelton was attempting to back out into traffic from a parking spot in the same area. Shelton did not see Hughes, and struckk Hughes’ vehicle. Both cars were able to drive away from the scene.

 

17 year old Daniel Gardner of Taylorville, 35 year old Jodi Hendricks of Taylorville, and 26 year old Peyton Turvey of Taylorville were in an accident on September 4th at 5:19 in the evening. Gardner was looking in his mirror and did not see the car in front of him had stopped according to the accident report. Gardner failed to break in time and rear ended Hendricks. Hendricks was forced from impact to him the rear end of Turvey.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/06/18

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

 

24 year old Celsey Emerson of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

41 year old Eric Crompton of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

34 year old Rebecca Stone of Edinburg was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving with a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

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Fire Department Calls 9/05/18

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 9/05/18

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

 

36 year old Kristina Kline of Taylorville was in an accident on September 1st at 9:26 in the evening. Kline was backing out of a driveway of 208 South Brents in Langleyville. According to the accident report, Kline struck a car parked on the roadway while backing up. Kline had minor damage to the back, passenger side bumper. The parked car had damage to the back, driver’s side bumper.

 

35 year old Julia Thornton of Nokomis, and 57 year old Jeffery Miller of Fillmore were in an accident on September 4th at 5:53 in the morning. Thornton was traveling northbound on county highway 1. At approximately 170 North, a horse was on the roadway and Thornton struck the horse causing damage to the front end of his vehicle. After Thornton struck the horse, Miller was traveling northbound behind Thornton, and struck the horse as well. It caused damage to the driver’s side bumper, the step rack on the fuel tank, damage to driver’s side. Thornton was towed from the scene by Andy’s Garage. Miller’s vehicle was still driveable, and all drivers were unharmed.

 

44 year old George Bailey of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of receiving, possessing, or selling a stolen vehicle.
 

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Fire Department Calls 9/04/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Sunday.

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 9/04/18

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

 

22 year old Dalton Emerson of Stonington was in an accident on September 3rd at 12:58 at night. Emerson was eastbound on County Road 1400 North at approximately 175 east, he lost control. Emerson crossed the westbound lane and entered the north ditch. He then overturned and came to rest on the driver’s side.

 

52 year old Tammy Turley of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

32 year old Benjamin Cummings of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

51 year old Edward Shehi of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

62 year old Vickie Olive of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of misuse of a credit card.

 

46 year old James Brown of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of misuse of a credit card.

 

22 year old Deandre Douglas of Decatur was arrested on Friday on a charge of burglary.

 

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

 

32 year old Andrew Calvert of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

31 year old Ethan Alberts of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of violating an order of protection, and obstructing justice.

 

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

 

23 year old Moran Morris of Kincaid, and 17 year old Faith Maxwell of Taylorville were in an accident on August 31st at 5:40 in the afternoon. Morris was turning north onto North Webster Street from West Park Street. Maxwell was traveling North on North Webster Street. Morris merged into the left lane on North Webster and struck Maxwell. Maxwell’s vehicle received damage to the front passenger side bumper. Morris received damage to the driver's side front and back doors of the vehicle. Morris received a citation for improper lane usage.

 

48 year old Alan Mann of Taylorville was in an accident on August 27th at 11:10 in the morning. According to the accident report, unit 2 was parked in the parking lot of the Country Kitchen Restaurant. Mann parked next to unit 2, and was extending a bucket to cut a tree. Mann tipped over, causing the bucket arm to strike the windshield and front quarter panel of unit 2. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene.

 

50 year old Edward Shehi of Milwaukee was arrested on Saturday for domestic battery,  and criminal damage to property.

 

52 year old Tamera Turley of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a Christian County Warrant.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/31/18

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

 

33 year old Ryan Stolz of Decatur was in an accident on August 29th at 10:50 at night. Stolz was northbound on county road 1900 east. As he approached the intersection of 2975 north the driver failed to stop at the intersection and entered the north ditch. Stolz then made a half circle through a bean field and drove back out towards the roadway. Stolz came to a rest in the ditch facing north. Stolz recieved front end damage to his vehicle, and it was towed from the scene.

 

28 year old Ryan West of Nokomis and 61 year old Majeshwar Prabu of Taylorville were in an accident on Ausgust 30th at 5:02 in the afternoon. West and Prabu were traveling southbound on route 48. West stated that on scene he fell asleep and rear ended Prabu. Prabu’s vehicle was driveable, but West had to be towed from the scene. West was issued a citation on the scene, and no injuries were reported.

 

28 year old John Sexton of Lake City, and 56 year old Daniel Winter of Decatur were in an accident on August 30th at 3:33 in the afternoon. Sexton and Winter were travedling northbound on Route 48. Sexton rear ended Winter, and both units were able to drive away from the scene. Sexton was issued a citation.

 

41 year old Nicolas Dooley of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of ciminal trespass to land.

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Fire Department Calls 8/30/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/30/18

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

 

42 year old Henry Willis of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of retail theft.

 

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

 

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

 

A 17 year old Juvenile of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of 2 felony counts of disorderly conduct.

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Fire Department Calls 8/29/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/29/30

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

27 year old Justin Witty of Kincaid was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of not having a valid drivers license.

 

48 year old Ann Stafford of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of public intoxication.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/28/18

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

 

33 year old Benjamin Mansfield of Waggoner was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

23 year old Bradley Bergschneider of Matoon was arrested on Monday on a charge of contempt of court.

 

30 year old Michael Emery of Taylorville was arrested on MOnday on a charge of aggravated battery.

 

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

 

43 year old Georgia Ward on Assumption was arrested on Monday on a Dewitt County Warrant.

 

30 year old Michael Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of public intoxication and aggravated battery.

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Fire Department Calls 8/27/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Saturday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/27/18

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

 

36 year old Lawrence Houseman Jr. of Pana was in an accident on August 25th at 9:28 at night. Houseman was traveling northbound on Illinois US Highway 51. Houseman state that a black truck pulled out of the intersection of 778 North crossing over the highway heading east. Houseman swerved out of the way and slid into the median, losing control. Houseman was transported to Pana Community Hospital for injuries. Houseman’s car was towed from the scene by Rose City Towing.

 

54 year old John Gardner of Taylorville and 65 year old Lloyd Nichols of Moweaqua were in an accident on August 24th at 3:10 in the afternoon. Gardner was traveling east on County 10, and Nichols was traveling north on route 48. Gardner stopped at the stop sign and did not see Nichols. Gardner pulled into the highway hitting Nichol’s vehicle.

 

24 year old Brett Bryson of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

19 year old Sierra Willis of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of Possession of methamphetamine.

 

25 year old Justin McKay of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and driving on a revoked license.

 

50 year old Jessie Lacy of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of aggravated battery in a public place.

 

35 year old Jacob Banning of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of domestic battery causing bodily harm.

 

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

 

31 year old Brittany Dilley of Assumption was arrested on Saturday on a charge of forgery, or alteration of document.

 

45 year old Velma Copeland of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

 

18 year old Sierra Willis of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and driving with a suspended license.

 

24 year old Brett Bryson of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of Domestic Battery.

 

39 year old Cleat Davis of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a Christian and Montgomery County Warrant.

 

29 year old Ronnie Clay of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on charge of battery.

 

50 year old Jessie Lacy of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Christian County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 8/24/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/24/18

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

 

16 year old Brantley Riley of Pana was in an accident on August 22nd. Riley was traveling northbound on 2700 E road. Riley traveled off the roadway to the right and struck a utility pole. Riley was injured and taken to Pana hospital by a Pana ambulance. Riley’s vehicle was towed by Rose city. Riley was issued one citation.

 

20 year old Madeline Peck of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of failure to appear, or answer question.

 

41 year old Jennifer Bates of Decatur was arrested on Thursday on a charge of failure to appear, or answer question.

 

33 year old Ray Thomas of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on a charge of unlawful use of a weapon, criminal damage to property, and reckless discharge of a firearm.

 

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

 

20 year old Madeline Peck of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Jackson County Warrant.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/23/18

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

 

45 year old Brian Richers of Fort Madison was in an accident on August 21st at 5:15 in the morning. Richers was traveling south bound in the right lane. A deer entered the roadway from the east. Richers hit the deer in the roadway according to the accident report.

 

62 year old Larry Odell of Chatham, and 36 year old Philip Schneider of Taylorville were in an accident on August 21st at 9:44 in the morning. According to the Sheriff’s report, Odell was north bound on county road 1. Schneider was also heading northbound on county 1. Schneider was also towing a corn head on a head mover. Odell was trying to pass Schneider, but there was oncoming traffic, and Odell struck the rear of Schneiders corn head. Both Schneider’s vehicle, and the corn head recieved major damage in the collision. Neither driver of the vehicle was injured.

 

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

 

41 year old Danielle Coady-Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving with a suspended license.

 

On August 12th there was an accident on West Spresser Street in Taylorville at approximately 3:00 in the morning. Unit 2 and Unit 3 were both parked facing south in the parking lot behind the Y-Zoe’s bar on 1610 West Spresser Street. Unit 1 drove into the parking lot and struck the rear end of both vehicles. Unit 2 received damage on the driver’s side rear bumper. Unit 3 received damage to the rear bumper and the rear passenger side tail light. Unit 1 drove out of the parking lot and left the scene of the accident without being identified. The only information about unit 1 is that it may have been a white van.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/22/18

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

 

28 year old Robert Waddington of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

23 year old Michael Beaty of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge domestic battery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

72 year old Princess Dilley of Tovey was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Fire Department Calls 8/22/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Fire Department Calls 8/21/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/21/18

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

 

18 year old Donald Wise of Kincaid was in an accident on August 21st at 1:24 in the morning. Wise was westbound on Il Highway route 104. Wise struck a deer in the roadway 100 feet west of 1075 east road according to the accident report.

 

39 year old Alexandria Whitfield of Stonington was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

 

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

 

17 year old Bradly Morrissey of Taylorville, and 47 year old Kelly Hall of Taylorville were in an accident on August 17th at 7:44 in the morning. According to the accident report, Morrissey was stopped at the intersection of Taft Street and Springfield Road. Hall was driving west on Springfield road. Morrissey turned left onto Springfield and struck Hall. No vehicles were towed from the scene and there were no passengers involved.

 

57 year old Carl Castle of Taylorville was in an accident on August 19th at 1:39 in the morning. Castle was traveling westbound in the 400 block of West Franklin Street. Castle crossed into another lane of traffic and hit an unoccupied vehicle. Castle left the scene and was located at the intersection of West Franklin and Shumway. Castle had damage to the left front fender, driver side door, left front tire, and undercarriage. The unoccupied vehicle sustained damage in the front. Castle was arrested for driving while under the influence, and was towed by Taylorville towing.

 

72 year old Princess Dilley of Tovey was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

38 year old Alexandria Whitfield of Stonington was arrested on Monday on a Christian County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 8/20/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/20/18

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

 

40 year old Derrick Nance of Tovey was in an accident on August 15th at 11 in the morning. According to the accident report, Nance was northbound on Township Road 300 East. A deer ran into the path of his vehicle, and Nance swerved to miss the deer, and struck a ditch. There were no injuries to report, and no passengers.

 

56 year old Evelyn Cloe of Tower Hill, and 48 year old Angela Dunn of Carlinville were in an accident August 16th at 5:51 in the afternoon. Cloe was traveling north on county highway 1 when she stopped at the stop sign on Illinois Route 48, and proceeded across the intersection. Dunn was traveling southwest on Illinois route 48, and the two vehicles made contact at the intersection. Cloe received passenger side rear damage, and Dunn received front end passenger side damage. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene and all occupants were unharmed.

 

27 year old Christopher Eberhart of Cameron was in an accident on August 18th at 11:45 in the morning. Eberhart was traveling westbound on Illinois Route 16. Eberhart stated that he began to feel the front of his vehicle to shave, and his car veered to the left. According to the report, Eberhart exited the roadway on the left side, and entered the the south drainage ditch. No injuries were reported, but Eberhart received front end damage on his vehicle.

 

59 year old Stephen Peel of Edinburg was in an accident on August 18th at 5:37 in the afternoon. Peel was traveling east on Franklin Street when he ran off the road into a yard. Peel hit a phone box, then crossed Sheridan Street. Then, Peel hit a stop sign and went down into a ditch embankment and back onto the roadway. Peel’s vehicle had major front end damage.

 

20 year old Logan Beck of Tower Hill was arrested on Saturday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and possession of cannabis.

 

20 year old Haley Dixon of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of possession of Methamphetamine.

 

37 year old Casey Dedley of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol.

 

36 year old Joseph Dees of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of nonconsensual sex.

 

31 year old Nathan Strayer of Edinburg was arrested on Friday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

20 year old James Melvin of Kincaid was arrested on Sunday on a Charge of possession of cannabis.

 

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

 

39 year old Corrandan Orr of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for a Christian County Warrant.

 

39 year old Dustin Flower of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for driving with a suspended license.

 

37 year old Julius Baughman of Morrisonville was arrested on Friday for retail theft.

 

57 year old Carl Castle of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for driving under the influence of alcohol.

 

19 year old James Melvin of Kincaid was arrested on Sunday for intent to deliver and possession of a controlled substance.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/17/18

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

 

29 year old Jamaris Torert of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of battery.
 

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Fire Department Calls 8/17/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls and a smoke scare on Thursday.
 

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Fire Department Calls 8/16/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Fire Department Calls 8/15/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/15/18

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

 

30 year old Michael Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of criminal trespass to residence.

 

28 year old Alexander King of Nokomis was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of controlled substance, and methamphetamine delivery.

 

20 year old Jesse Austin of Pana was arrested on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.
 

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Fire Department Calls 8/14/18

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

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/14/18

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

 

32 year old Frank Sedlock of Stonington was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

40 year old Damon Chamness of Kincaid was arrested on Monday

 

45 year old Ann Stafford of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

 

21 year old Jarred Lawrence of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

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

 

22 year old Molly Holthaus of Pana, 31 year old Gregory Presnell of Nokomis, and 29 year old Tiffany Freier of Shelbyville were in an accident on August 11th at 10:38 in the morning. All units were traveling westbound on the 1200 block of East Park Street. A squad car with its lights on was traveling eastbound, and everyone began to pull over. According to the accident report, Holthaus said that everyone had stopped, and she had struck the rear end of Presnell causing damage. That then caused Presnell to strike the drivers side of Freier. According to the accident report Freier said that she was pulling back into traffic when she was hit. Presnell’s son was struck by some glass and sent to TMH by ambulance. Holthaus received a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

18 year old Carson Heberling of Taylorville, and 21 year old Eric Logue of Ohlman were in an accident on August 11th at 1:54 in the afternoon. According to the police report, Logue was stopped at a red light traveling northwest on Springfield road. Heberling failed to reduce speed, and struck the rear of Logue. There were no reports on an injury on the scene, and both units were able to drive away. Heberling was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

28 year old Spencer White of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

 

48 year old Ann Stafford of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a Cook County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 8/13/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Sunday.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/13/18

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

 

44 year old Jeremy Saunders of Ramsey was arrested on Sunday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.

 

45 year old George Bailey of Kincaid was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

35 year old Vance Gibson of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a charge of aggravated assault, and aggravated battery.

 

46 year old Matthew Myers of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

20 year old Shaitavia Cook of Decatur was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

 

53 year old Ruby Mose of Herrick was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

 

25 year old Anthony Canada of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving with a suspended license.

 

53 year old Angela Hesse of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of retail theft.

 

23 year old Anthony Chavez of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving without a valid drivers license.

 

47 year old Gabriel Crews of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving with a suspended license.

 

34 year old Vance Gibson of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a charge of aggravated assault and aggravated battery.

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Shelby County Sheriff's Office Report August 10th

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News.

48-year-old Michael L. Kibler of Gays, was arrested on July 22nd at 12:01 in the morning, for possession of a fireram by a felon, after Deputies were called to a rural Gays residence on a complaint of Kibler shooting a firearm and threatening persons with it at the residence.  Kibler was arrested without incident and housed in the Shelby County Detention Center awaiting his first appearance in court.

51-year-old Bobby G. Beck of Herrick, was arrested by Shelby County Deputies on July 26th at 12:30 in the afternoon, for driving under the influence while operating a vehicle on County Road Zero North and South Austin Street in Herrick.  He was taken to the Shelby County Detention Center and posted bond.

37-year-old Melinda E. Roman of Bloomington, was arrested by Shelby County Deputies on August 2nd at 2 in the afternoon, in the village of Moweaqua.  She was charged with driving under the influence while she was operating her vehicle in the 800 block of North Putnam Street in Moweaqua.  She was taken to the Shelby County Detention Center where she later posted bond.

And, 33-year-old Jonathan L. Schrodt of Keensburg, was arrested on August 8th at 2:30 in the morning in rural Holland Township near Mode (MOHD).  Deputies say he was out of gas, and on further investigation was found to be in possession of meth, and also possessing a firearm without a FOID card.  He was taken to the Shelby County Detention Center.

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/09/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

Rachel Neece, 38, of Kincaid was arrested on August 8th for aggregated battery of a pregnant/handicapped person.

Adam Gideon, 30, of Waverly was arrested on August 8th for burglary.

Kimberly Kidd, 33, of Taylorville was arrested on August 8th for domestic battery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News.

 

Ralph J. Smith, 33, of Taylorville was arrested on August 8th for DUI.

Kristan D. Jones, 31, of Taylorville was arrrested on August 9th for DUI.

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/8/18

ON WEDNESDAY, THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

Tia Paine-Johnson, 38, of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for DUI/drugs.

Zachary Morrissey, 28, of Kincaid was arrested on Tuesday for domestic battery.


ON WEDNESDAY, THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

On Monday, Matthew S. Woodland, 31, of Taylorville was arrested for disorderly conduct.

On Monday, David A. Younker, 25, of Taylorville was arrested for disorderly conduct.


ON WEDNESDAY, THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ACCIDENT:

On Monday, Brittany Spencer, 22, of Taylorville, Crystal Robbins, 47, of Taylorville and Zachary Cook, 18, of Taylorville were involved in an accident. Cook and Robbins stopped in traffic on Rt. 29 at Pershing Road heading east. Spencer did not reduce speed to avoid an accident and struck Robbins in the rear end which caused Robbins to Strike Cook in the rear end. Spencer's 2004 Pontiac was towed from the scene. Spencer had two passengers who refused medical treatment. Robbins refused medical treatment but drove herself to the hospital to be examined. Cook also refused medical treatment. Cook was able to drive away from the scene.
 

 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/7/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

Kelsie Bass, 24, of Nokomis was arrested on Monday for possession of methamphetamine .

 

Jordan May, 27, of Tovey was arrested on Monday for possession of a controlled substance.

 

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Fire Department Calls 8/7/18

THE TAYLORVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING CALLS:

8-6-18  1 Public Assist
8-6-18  1 Motor Vehicle Accident
8-6-18  1 EMS
8-6-18  1 CO Alarm
8-7-18  1 EMS 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/6/18

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

On Sunday an 11 year old and 13 year old juvenile were aressted for possession of a stolen motor vehicle, crimnal damage to property, and operating a vehicle without a license.

 

On Sunday 27 year old Michael R. Wilson of Taylorville was arrested for two valid warrants.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News:

 

On Friday 32 year old Camron J. Jiannoni of Riverton was arrested for speeding 30-39 MPH over the speed limit.

On Saturday 34 year old Kevin R. Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested for domestic battery causing bodily harm.

 

On Friday 36 year old Caleb L. Walker of Taylorville was arrested for criminal damage to property.

 

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

 

On Sunday 38 year old Shannon M. Downey of Moweaqua lost control of her car and went into the south ditch and ended up in a field on County Highway 4 near 2200 East.

 

On Monday 45 year old Brandy E. Westerfield of Taylorville struck a deer on Illinois Route 104 heading east causing damage to the front of her van.

 

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Fire Department Calls 8/03/18

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 8/03/18

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

 

Jessica Ford of Illiopolis was in an accident on July 29th at approximately 9:19 at night. Ford was traveling Northbound on 1300 East road. She drove off the road and into a ditch at 2250 North. Ford traveled through the ditch and her car became overturned and came to a rest on its top on the east side of 1300 East Road. Ford refused medical treatment on the scene, and was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. Ford’s vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

44 year old Michael Dodson of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

30 year old Bradley Stimac of Edinburg was arrested on Thursday on a charge of domestic battery causing bodily harm.

 

32 year old Michael Pitman of Girard was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possesion of a controlled substance, and possession of methamphetamine.

 

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

 

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

 

26 year old Garret Ess of Taylorville, 20 year old Lindsey Hill of Kincaid, and 19 year old Lauren Suiter of Taylorville were in an accident on July 31st at 5:03 in the afternoon. Hill and Suiter were stopped in traffic at the intersection of Springfield Road and Taft street facing east. Ess was approaching from behind both units. According to a witness, Ess hit the brakes, but just before impact. Ess was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. Ess and Hill’s vehicles were towed from the scene. All drivers refused medical attention at the scene.

 

16 year old Rylee Miller of Taylorville, and 45 year old Denise Burke of Taylorville were in an accident on August 2nd at 11:57 in the morning. According to the accident report,Miller thought that Burke was in a turn lane, not a regular lane causing an accident between the two vehicles. Miller was cited for failure to yield turning left. Burke was sent to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in a personal vehicle. Burke’s vehicle was also towed from the scene. There were no passengers involved in the accident.

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Fire Department Calls 8/02/18

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

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/02/18

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

 

34 year old Michael Alberts of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of domestic battery causing bodily harm.

 

27 year old Steven Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of battery

 

27 year old Gary Hayes of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of failing to notify an accident.

 

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

 

74 year old Thomas McLaughlin of Taylorville and 21 year old Harlie Rice of Taylorville were in an accident at approximately 7:40 in the morning on July 26th. According to the Sheriff’s report, Rice was traveling east on Park Street and was passing by Casey’s. McLaughlin was attempting to pull out of Casey’s and did not see Rice, and the two cars collided. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene. McLaughlin had three passengers in his car, Carole McLaughlin, 68, Christine Peck, 38, and Marlene Peck, 2. Rice had one passenger in his car, Michael Blake, 30.

 

67 year old Stephanie Streitmatter of Princeville and 36 year old Jodi Hendricks of Taylorville were in an accident on August 1st at approximately 5:53 in the afternoon. Hendricks was heading southwest on Main Cross Street at the intersection of Park Street. Streitmatter was heading west on Park Street at the intersection of Main Cross. According to the accident report, Streitmatter said that she could not see the traffic light while approaching the intersection because the sun was in her eyes. Hendricks proceeded through the intersection with a green light, and struck Streitmatter’s vehicle near the back passenger tire. Streitmatter was issued a citation for disobeying a traffic control device. Hendricks was towed from the scene. Streitmatter had 4 passengers, Dennis Streitmatter, 48, Kenedi Streitmatter, 17, Keenan Streitmatter, 19, and Tasha Streitmatter, 17. Both drivers refused medical attention.

 

54 year old June Cooper of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian County Warrant.
 

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Fire Department Calls 8/01/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 8/01/18

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

 

23 year old Jack Fulk of Stonington was in an accident on July 31st at approximately 11:05 at night. According to the Sheriff’s report, Fulk said that he was traveling west bound on 2300 East and 1200 North, and he failed to negotiate the curve. Fulk’s vehicle rolled over, and he was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital in an Assumption Ambulance.

 

57 year old Mandy Goss of Springfield was in a car accident on July 30th at approximately 6:46 in the evening. According to the Sheriff’s report, a vehicle was parked in Access 1 parking lot at Sangchrist Lake. Herman pulled into the parking lot, and struck the parked vehicle multiple times before leaving the scene. According to the driver of the parked car, they believe that Lori Herman was the driver of the vehicle who struck their car.

 

63 year old Christene Smith of Owaneco was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

46 year old Shawn Harshani of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of failing to appear or answer question.

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Fire Department Calls 7/31/18

The Taylorville Fire Department Responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department Responded to 3 EMS calls on Monday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/31/18

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

 

32 year old Skyler Myers of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, retail theft, and driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

37 year old John Brilley of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of methamphetamine precursor.

 

43 year old Matthew Harden of Owaneco was arrested on Monday on a charge of theft, and deception.

 

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

 

22 year old Connor Lingl of Taylorville was in an accident on July 28th. Unit 2, a trailer attatched to a motor vehicle, was parked near the Christian County Fairgrounds. Lingl was traveling eastbound approaching the trailer, and struck the back of the trailer. According to the accident report, it caused damage to the front end of Lingl’s vehicle, and the rear lights and lift gate on the trailer. Upon further investigation, Lingl was found to be driving under the influence of alcohol, and was arrested. Lingl refused medical attention, and there were no passengers involved.

 

66 year old Janet Grundy of Taylorville was in an accident on July 27th. According to the accident report, there was a legally parked vehicle in the 200 block of West Franklin Street. Grundy was traveling east on Franklin Street and drifted over and struck the parked vehicle. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene. Grundy refused medical attention, and there were no passengers involved in the accident.

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Fire Department Calls 7/30/18

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

 

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

 

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

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls, and 1 fire on Sunday.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/30/18

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

 

52 year old Lanita Newingham of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of domestic battery, and driving ona suspended or revoked license.

 

39 year old Michael De Caro of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of bad checks, retail theft, and driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

26 year old Brandon Stone of Kincaid was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or recoked license.

 

36 year old Sean King of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of aggravated battery, resisting an officer, assualt, and criminal damage to property.

 

34 year old Jessica Ford of Illiopilis was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving while under the influence.

 

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

 

45 Robbie Sparling of Springfield was arrested on Friday for possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

22 year old Akee Willams of Springfield was arrested on Friday for operating a motor vehicle with a license expired over 1 year.

 

21 year old Conner Lingl of Taylorville was arrested on Satuday for diving uner the influence of alcohol.
 

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/27/18

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

 

36 year old Cody Brantley of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of issuance of warrant.

 

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

 

40 year old Kissi Barbour of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of public intoxication.

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Fire Department Calls 7/26/18

The Taylorville 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 7/26/18

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

 

44 year old Brandy Miles of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday.

 

37 year old Lorna Smith of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of failing to appear or answer question.

 

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

 

33 year old Daniel Shimkus of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of retail theft. According to the arrest report, Family Dollar called to report a shoplifter in the store at 8:02 in the evening. Shimkus was located in the store and arrested. He was transported to T.P.D. for processing and released on a notice to appear. He was also issued a no trespass to the store.

 

36 year old Samantha McPeek of Decatur was arrested for possession of a controlled substance on Tuesday.
 

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Fire Department Calls 7/25/18

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

 

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

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Area Arrests/Accidents 7/25/18

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

 

36 year old Samantah McPeek of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

40 year old Jeremy Cagle of Kincaid was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

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

 

40 year old Sara Anderson of Owaneco was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of domestic battery.

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