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 width=The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of 49 year-old Mary Scott of Taylorville for possession of cannabis and possession of methamphetamine.

On Sunday, July 17th, Christian County Sheriff’s deputy Gary Rexroad observed a vehicle traveling south bound on Route 29 at a high rate of speed. Deputy Rexroad stopped the vehicle and it was determined that Scott was driving with a suspended license. She was issued three citations for driving with a suspended license, speeding, and operating an uninsured vehicle. It was also ascertained that she had an active warrant out of Fayette County.

At the time of her arrest it was further determined that Scott was in possession of cannabis and methamphetamine. She was removed to the Christian County Correctional Center and booked on these charges.

Anyone with information pertaining to this, or any other crime, is requested to contact the Christian County Sheriff’s Office (824-4961), their local law enforcement agency or Christian County Crime Stoppers at (1-800-568-TIPS) or (824-9100).

 
Main Office:
217-824-3395