Police Blotter

Shelby County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests to Regional radio News:

28 year old Kenneth J. Jones of Cowden was arrested the evening of May 19 for aggravated assault.

 

62 year old Michael W. McGee of Mode was arrested the afternoon of May 22nd after a report of a male shooting a gun in

the air.  McGee was arrested for reckless idscharge of a firearm, disorderly conduct, and unlawful use of a weapon. 

 

40 year old Paul m. Merriman of Shelbyville was arrested the afternoon of May 26th after deputies observed Merriman attempting to get out of a ditch.  When approached, Merriman said he did not have a valid drivers license and was unable to provide proof of insurance. 

 

34 year old Brian M. Mahnke of Pana was arrested ofr domestic battery and an outstanding Effingham County warrant after deputies arrived at his residence for an altercation with a female.  

 

38 year old Phillip L. Edwards of Ramsey was arrested the afternoon of May 29th for driving while licenses suspended and an active Fayette County warrant. 

 
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