Police Blotter

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

 

50 year old Anthony W. Harpster of St. Peter Illinois was arrested for driving on suspended/revoked license.

 

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

 

48 year old Randall C. Smith of Taylorville was arrested for driving while license was suspended.

 

Taylorville Police responded to a crash the afternoon of Monday April 29th.  Gary G. Daum of Taylorville was sitting on Spresser waiting to turn left into a parking lot near Ridge Road.  As he was waiting to turn, Gary M. Edwards of Taylorville was speeding too fast to stop, and hit the back of Daum’s truck.  Edwards had redness from the airbag during the collision but both men refused medical help.  Edwards was given a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

Taylorville Police responded to a crash the evening of Thursday May 2nd at Springfield and Cheney in Taylorville.  26 year old Stephanie D. Eason of Taylorville was stopped at a stoplight on Springfield Road.  A car driven by 18 year old Sarah M. Dancer of Taylorville failed to stop in time and hit the back of Eason’s vehicle.  While neither driver was injured, an infant in Eason’s car was transported to TMH.  Dancer was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

Taylorville Police responded to a crash the afternoon of Tuesday May 7th at the 200 block of East Park Street.  65 year old Vernon G. Lewis of Taylorville was traveling eastbound on East Park Street and came to a stop with traffic.  As he was stopped, a car driven by a juvenile failed to reduce his speed and hit the rear of the trailer Lewis was hauling.  All parties involved refused medical treatment.  The juvenile was given a citation for failing to reduce speed to avoid an accident. 
  
The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were two EMS calls between 9:45 Tuesday Morning and 8:16 Wednesday morning.
 

 
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