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THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARREST:

Joshua E. White, 36, of 400 North Elm Street, Pana, was arrested February 14 for domestic battery.

 

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING:

ARRESTS:

On February 13 at 7:34pm, Taylorville Police Department officers made a traffic stop on a vehicle. Following the investigation, Brian K. Tackett, 27, of Taylorville was arrested for driving while license is suspended. Tackett was transported to Taylorville Police Department, processed, and released on a notice to appear.

On February 11, Taylorville Police Department officers went to 59 Hannon Trailer Court and made contact with Gary A. Lyerla, 45, of Taylorville that an officer knew to have a valid warrant. The officer ran his information through LEADS and verified the warrant. Lyerla was placed under arrest and transported to CCCC in lieu of bond.

On February 14 at 12:30am, 911 requested Taylorville Police Department officers at Circle K in reference to a reckless driver complaint. Following their arrival, Casey C. Dudley, 22, of Taylorville was arrested for DUI. Dudley posted bond and was released on a notice to appear.

CRASHES:

On February 10, Larry R. Hrabak, 67, of Nokomis was traveling west on Wilson Street and was approaching the intersection of Wilson and Washington Streets. Cynthia K. Sedlacek, 57, of Taylorville was traveling north on Washington Street. Sedlacek stopped but did not see Hrabak and entered the intersection causing an accident. Both vehicles were able to leave the scene. No injuries reported.

 
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