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THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERRIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

Paul D. Wareham, 20, of Taylorville was arrested Friday for possession of cannabis.

Quentin T. Kuntzman, 20, of Taylorville was arrested Friday for possession of cannabis.

ACCIDENTS:

On Thursday, Katherine R. Parmenter, 55, of Mechanicsburg was traveling westbound of County Highway 2 approximately 1/10 of a mile east of Township Road 625E. All of a sudden, a deer entered the roadway and Parmenter was unable to avoid striking the animal. Her 2002 Toyota Camry received front end damage. No injuries were reported.

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ACCIDENTS:

On Thursday, Randall W. Thomas, 59, of Taylorville was traveling West on Lincoln Trail and was approaching the intersection of Old Oak Road and Lincoln Trail. A deer ran across the roadway and struck Thomas on the driver’s side, causing damage. Thomas was able to drive away from the scene. 

 
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