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THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING:

CRASHES:
On February 4, Charles W. Jesse, 33, of Springfield was in the parking lot of GSI Corp. at 1004 East Illinois Street in Assumption. Jesse was driving in the parking lot and pulled into a parking space. As he parked in the the space, Jesse hit a snow bank with the front of his vehicle. Jesse scraped the snow buildup causing damage to the front left and the passenger side of the vehicle. Jesse advised it was snowing hard and the drift was not visible in the snow. No injuries reported.

 

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

On February 19, a Taylorville Police Department officer was sent to Taylorville High School in regards to a student being in possession of cannabis. The officer arrived and spoke with Assistant Principal Matt Hutchison. A male juvenile was arrested and transported to Taylorville Police Department.

On February 19 at 3:33pm, Taylorville Police Department officers initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle with a suspended Illinois registration. Following the investigation, William E. Heiple, 65, of Tovey, was issued a citation for operation of a motor vehicle with suspended registration. Heiple was released on scene with a notice to appear.

On February 19 at 5:36pm, Taylorville Police Department officers initiated a traffic stop. Following the investigation, Jessica R. Mizeur, 32, of Taylorville was arrested for driving with a suspended license. Mizeur was transported to Taylorville Police Department processed and released with a notice to appear.

 
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