A Springfield man has been arrested for burglary charges in the Taylorville area. 18-year-old Drearion L. Neal of Springfield was arrested in Sangamon County on July 21st and 22nd along with another juvenile male subject in relation to these incidents. Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp announced that probable cause was found for charges.
The charges stem from an investigation after multiple vehicles were entered into with items stolen, along with two vehicle thefts occurring in the Taylorville area on July 9th.
Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp thanked the citizens of Christian County who submitted video camera footage that helped us identify these individuals. He also thanked the Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office, US Marshal Service, and the Christian County Deputies who investigated those cases.