Police Blotter

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

 

28 year old Jamaal S. Jackson of Taylorville was arrested Saturday for domestic battery.

 

41 year old Clifford R. Taylor of Taylorville was arrested Sunday for domestic battery.

 

32 year old William T. Malone of Pana was arrested Sunday for domestic battery.

 

57 year old Ted Matthews of Taylorville was arrested Sunday for retail theft, burglary, and aggravated battery of

police/sheriff.

 

32 year old Austin N. Casner of Pana was arrested Saturday for domestic battery.

 

37 year old Daniel V. Davis of Decatur was arrested Friday for Burglary.

 

Christian County Sheriff’s office responded to a vehicle accident on Sunday morning.  30 year old Alexander L. Griffin of Decatur was heading southbound on Illinois Route 48 just north of 900 East Road.  Griffin left the roadway and entered the ditch traveling through standing water.  Griffin struck a stree and received front-end damage.  Griffin left the scene and failed to report the crash. He was given a citation.

 

Christian County Sheriff’s office responded to a accident on US Route 51 and County Highway 6 on Saturday Morning. A car driven by 36 year old Lora M. Christer of Girard was headed northbound on U.S. Route 51.  A car driven by 83 year old Shirley L. Wilhour was heading eastbound on County Highway #6.  Christer yielded for one vehicle and than attempted to proceed through the intersection, she than hit the vehicle driven by Wilhour.  Both vehicles needed to be towed from the scene and both drivers were taken by ambulance from the scene.  Christer was given a citation.

  

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

 

57 year old Ted H. Matthews of Taylorville was arrested Saturday afternoon for criminal trespass.

 

28 year old Jamaal S. Jackson of Decatur was arrested Saturday evening for domestic battery.

 

56 year old Sheila J. Albright of Taylorville was arrested Monday morning on a Shelby County warrant.

 

57 year old Ted H. Matthews of Taylorville was arrested Sunday afternoon at 4:05 for theft x2.

 

Two juveniles were arrested Sunday morning for criminal trespass and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Taylorville police responded to a call the afternoon of May 6th.  54 year old Ricky T. Bland of Taylorville was backing up eastbound towards a driveway next to 513 W. Pauline Street when Bland struck the unoccupied vehicle owned by Donna J. Radzimanowsky of Taylorville.  Radzimanowsky’s vehicle received damage on the rear driver’s side tail light, panel, and bumper. Bland’s vehicle received damage to the rear driver’s side bumper and panal.  No injuries occured and no vehicles were disabled.    

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were four EMS calls between 6:53 Friday Morning and 7:02 Monday Morning.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department also responded to two vehicle accidents.
 

 
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