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Taylorville Police made an arrest early Tuesday morning. According to reports, they were dispatched to the 400 block of W. Spresser Street in reference to a possible intoxicated driver, possibly involving children. Police arrested 18-year-old Jeremy T. Emery on charges of aggravated DUI and driving on a suspended license. He was taken to the Christian County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Velory R. French, 32, of Taylorville was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for driving on a revoked license. 

Brianne L. Hughes, 21, of Taylorville was arrested on an original arrest warrant for theft. 

Daniel S. Brest, 36, of Kincaid was arrested for domestic battery. 

Sean D. Baker, 20, of Taylorville was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for consumption of liquor. 

Skyler J. Gist, 21, of Bulpitt was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for consumption of liquor. 

Linda L. Barrett, 40, of Bulpitt was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for driving with a suspended license. 

Kevin W. Kirkpatrick, 29, of Harvel was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for driving under the influence of alcohol. 

Destiney L. True, 26, of Palmer was arrested for battery and two counts of criminal damage to property. 

Joseph B. Campogni, 36, of Taylorville was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for driving with a suspended license. 

Lacey M. Myers, 22, of Bulpitt was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for retail theft. 

Jeanette E. Scherer, 28, of Mascoutah, IL was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for retail theft. 

Sarah M. Smysor, 20, of Springfield, was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant for operation an uninsured vehicle. 

Hilda M. Walker, 58, of Decatur was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs. 

 
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