Police Blotter

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

 

38 year old Matthew M. Yattoni of Morrisonville was arrested Tuesday for failure to appear. 

 

51 year old James R. Lunsford was arrested Tuesday for theft.

 

32 year old Levi J. Ginger of Pana was arrested Tuesday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

38 year old Phillip L. Edwards of Ramsey was arrested Tuesday for a warrant.

 

23 year old Jesse J. Keller of Pana was arrested Tuesday for carrying/possession of a firearm in public.

 

48 year old Randall C. Smith of Taylorville was arrested Tuesday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

23 year old Dylan M. McConnell of Edinburg was arrested Tuesday for driving while suspended.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s office responded to a vehicle accident on Tuesday morning.  63 year old Janelle C. Beadle of Decatur was headed south on Illinois Route 48 at 850 East and struck a deer.  The vehicle had to be towed, and no injuries were reported. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s office responded to a vehicle accident on Tuesday morning.  A car driven by 78 year old Wanda E. Houk of Mount Auburn was headed south on Township Road 1230 E and had stopped at the intersection with Township Road 2450 N. A car driven by 52 year old Daren L. Rudolph of Edinburg was headed westbound on Township Road 2450 N and was stopped at the intersection.  Houk states she looked both ways waiting for two vehicles in order to turn east to pass through the intersection.  After the vehicles passed, she proceeded to turn left on to township Road 2450 and struck Rudolph’s vehicle.  Both vehicles were damaged but no injuries were reported.

 

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

 

37 year old Julius M. Baughman of Hillsboro was arrested Tuesday for battery.

 

33 year old Kyle G. Sheley of Taylorville was arrested Tuesday for retail theft and a Macon County warrant.

 

48 year old Randall C. Smith of Taylorville was arrested Tuesday for a valid Montgomery County Warrant.

 

51 year old James R. Lunsford was arrested Tuesday for a Christian County Warrant.

 

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

 

There was 1 EMS call between 5:15 Tuesday morning and 9:55 Wednesday morning.
 

 
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