Police Blotter

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

 

24-year-old Lucas C. Wise of Taylorville was arrested Friday on a Christian County warrant for Aggravated Battery. Bond is set at $20,000.

 

21-year-old Anthony D. Benavides of Taylorville was arrested Saturday on a Christian County warrant for Possession of Narcotics. Bond is set at $100,000.

 

45-year-old Jackie J. Martin of Taylorville was arrested Saturday on a Christian County Bond Forfeiture warrant. Bond is set at $3,000.

 

63-year-old Gerald L. Olive of Taylorville was arrested Saturday on a Christian County Bond Forfeiture warrant. Bond is set at $25,000.

 

53-year-old Paula J. Copelin of Edinburg was arrested Sunday for Operating a Vehicle with Mandatory Insurance Suspension.

 

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

 

46-year-old Rebecca A. Russell of Pana was arrested Wednesday for Battery.

 

22-year-old Michael W. Beaty of Pana was arrested Sunday for Criminal Damage to Property.

 

24-year-old Aaron M. Shartzer of Pana was arrested Sunday for Criminal Damage to Property.

 

A complainant reported the theft of a Haro bicycle from the 200 block of N. Pine St. sometime between Tuesday and Wednesday.

 

A complainant reported unknown person(s) damage a fence on the south side of a property on S. Oak Street on Friday. The case is under investigation.

 

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

 

41-year-old Troy J. Hughes of Pana was backing up in the 900 block of E. 2nd when he backed into the parked vehicle of Monica A. Trosper of Pana. No one was hurt.

 

An unknown vehicle struck a utility pole and speed limit sign Wednesday before driving away. The case is under investigation.

 

59-year-old Paul D. Moon of Pana was backing in a parking lot Friday when he struck a dumpster. He was not hurt.

 

26-year-old Jeremy C. Koontz of Tower Hill was eastbound on 3rd St. Saturday when he accidently turned off his headlights. He then struck the parked vehicle of Kristin L. Hawker of Pana. No one was hurt.

 

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


28-year-old Michael L. Perry of Herrick was arrested Saturday for Possession of a Controlled Substance. Bond is set at $3,000.


24-year-old Jessica N. Strother of St. Louis, MO was arrested Sunday on a Bond Forfeiture warrant. Bond is set at $5,000.


44-year-old George Bailey of Kincaid was arrested Saturday for Theft Between $300 and $10,000, Resisting a Peace Officer, Fleeing Police, and Driving on a Suspended/Revoked License.

 
 

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