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Cops Looking for White Pickup

Taylorville Police are still looking for a vehicle that apparently damaged a crossing arm at the corner of Adams and Cherokee Streets Tuesday. According to police reports, the truck drove through the intersection when a train was coming. A witness told police the vehicle was a white Chevy pickup truck pulling a flatbed trailing, last seen heading north on Cherokee. If you know who is responsible, you are asked to contact police

Hit and Run Wednesday

Taylorville police were alerted to a hit and run incident on Taylorville Square Wednesday afternoon. Officers, who were told the incident happened on the south side of the square, located the suspect, 44-year-old Scott P. Harrison. He was issued a citation and released.

Criminal Damage to Property in Pana

Tuesday morning just before 8:00 Michael L. Dodson of Pana called cops to complain of a shattered car window. Dodson said he noticed the damage Monday evening. He told police he thought the window may have been shot out with a pellet or BB gun. The situation is being investigated.

Pana Cops Make Domestic Battery Arrest

Pana Police arrested a man on a domestic battery warrant Wednesday night. 29-year-old Robert M. Durbin of Pana was also charged with resisting arrest. Durbin was brought to the Christian County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Taylorville Police Arrests

Just before 11pm Wednesday, Taylorville Police made an arrest at the Casey’s East Store. Clint A. Hadden was taken in on charges of driving while license suspended.

Taylorville Police made an arrest at a Taylorville home Wednesday afternoon. According to police reports, 40-year-old Floyd R. Bandy was picked up on an unspecified warrant out of Macon County. Bandy was taken to the Christian County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

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