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Illinois State Police Zone 4 Investigators arrested Kincaid Village Chief of Police, Richard S. Adams, 45, for Official Misconduct on Friday.

Preliminary investigative details revealed that Adams had been using his official position to have repairs of his residence completed by village employees, on village time.    

The Christian County States Attorney Office and State Appellate Prosecutor Office filed charges on Adams and an arrest warrant was obtained.  Zone 4 Agents arrested Adams and he was booked into the Christian County Jail on one count of Official Misconduct.  Bond was set at $15,000.   The investigation is on-going and additional charges are expected. 

All subjects are innocent until proven guilty.

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