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

Darion L. Phiffer, 26, of Belleville was arrested Monday for failing to appear. Bond was set at $250.

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

On Saturday at 2:21 A.M., dispatch from the Christian County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Taylorville Police Department in reference to a pick up truck striking the front of a house on the 400 block of N. Cherokee St. Upon arrival, officers witnessed Derek R. Samson, 25, of Taylorville slumped over the middle console of the vehicle and a female subject was holding his head. Samson was the only person in the truck and after police spoke with several witnesses, including the female, it was learned that Samson had been drinking alcohol. He was transported by ambulance to Taylorville Memorial Hospital where he was also arrested for DUI. There is an investigation taken place by the Taylorville Police Department.

Ashley C. Neal, 26, of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for driving while her license was revoked.

Haley Robinson, 21, of Taylorville was arrested Monday for driving with a suspended license.

 
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