Police Blotter

Area Arrests And Accidents 11/15/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Thursday morning 50-year-old Edward J. Dodwell of Decatur and 26-year-old Wesley J. Moore of Aledo were traveling east and west on Township Road 2300 N. The vehicles touched each other’s mirrors on their trucks damaging the mirror on Moore’s vehicle. No injuries were reported.

 

52-year-old Troy S. Sims reported to the Sheriff’s Office that he hit a deer on Thursday evening on Route 29 3/10 of a mile north of 800 North Road. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Monday afternoon. 36-year-old Michael A. Altervogt of Auburn was traveling northeast on Illinois Route 48 when he hit a patch of ice on the roadway at 1700 East Road. Altervogt then lost control of the semi-truck and trailer leaving the roadway to the right. The vehicle then hit a culvert that is under 1700 East Road. The driver reported no injuries.


The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

35-year-old Jacob L. Kirchhoff of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and endangering the welfare of a minor.

 

30-year-old Samantha J. Abbott of Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and endangering the welfare of a minor.

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/14/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

28 year old Marciano Williams of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday for criminal trespassing to land.

 

18 year old Chloe M. Reed of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for domestic battery.

 

34 year old Cameron G. Dickey of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a  2019 charge. Bond was set at $3,500. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

54 year old Joseph M. Holding was issued a city ordinance violation on Thursday for disorderly conduct regarding a loud music complaint.

 

34 year old Cameron G. Dickey of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

18 year old Chloe M. Reed of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for domestic battery. 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/12/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

On Monday afternoon, Taylor W. Macdonald of Harvel was traveling northbound on Illinois Route 48, 3/10 of a mile south of Clarksdale. Ronald J. Wright of Taylorville was traveling southbound on Illinois Route 48 and was approximately a quarter of a mile south of Clarksdale. Macdonald stated she was approaching the car in front of her and applied her brakes to slow down. After applying her brakes, she lost control on the icy/snow-covered roadway, crossed the center line, and struck Wright’s vehicle. The impact caused Macdonald to spin counter-clockwise and come to rest on the east side shoulder facing south. After impact, Macdonald came to rest in the west ditch, facing southeast. Both vehicles received major damage, both Macdonald and her passenger were transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital for possible injuries.

 

On October 26th, Bethany L. Morse of Moweaqua was westbound on County Highway 4. At the intersection of 2225 East Road, Morse failed to negotiate a right turn curve continuing straight and left the roadway striking the ditch embankment. The vehicle received front end damage and was towed from the scene. No injuries were reported.

 

On November 7th, Scott H. Humble of Clinton stated he was north bound on US Highway 51 Humble stated a deer ran into the side of his vehicle causing the side airbags to deploy. No injuries were reported.

 

Dennis D Braeuninger of Pawnee was westbound on Township Road 1350 N on the evening of November 7th. Braeuninger stated that he was ¼ mile west of County Road 5 and stated that a deer ran into the side of his truck. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident the evening of November 7th. Sherri R. Fry reporting hitting a deer around 1550 east on 350 North Road. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on the morning of November 8th. Mckenzie R. Sneed of Taylorville reported hitting a coyote northwest on IL Route 29 at approximately 1749 N. Driver. Taylorville Fire Department was called out due to fluids leaking from the bottom of the vehicle. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on the evening of November 9th on 2000 North Road (County 4). The driver, a minor from Moweaqua turned southbound on 2225 East Road sliding off the east side of the roadway over correcting and hitting the ditch on the west side of the roadway, hitting a county highway/no passing zone sign. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on the evening of November 9th. A minor from Assumption was traveling westbound on 600 North Road at approximately 2650 E, the driver lost control skidding from the north side to the south side, overcorrecting and hitting the ditch before overturning onto the passenger side of the vehicle at the ditch bank where it came to a stop. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Monday afternoon. Vanessa I. Patkus of Nokomis was traveling southbound on 1250 East Road. Approximately 500 feet south of 300 North Road, tried slowing down driving off the west side of the roadway, going through a deep ditch and striking a utility pole. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle collision on Illinois Route 16 and 2700 East Road. Ethan W. Foster of Pana collided with Jeffery P. Tonn of Watson. No injuries were reported.

 

44 year old Steven E. Maxvill of Springfield was arrested on Friday on a 2nd driving, revoked/suspended charge. Bond was set by the court at $10,000. 


38 year old Veronica A. Sroczynski of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2017 charge for contempt of court. Bond was set at $800.

 

29 year old Jeremy R. Masters of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge for resisting a peace officer. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

19 year old Brittany L. Jones of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for battery, aggravated battery, and criminal damage to state property. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

Holly J. Layton of Taylorville of Taylorville reported that on the evening of November 9th she struck a deer on Illinois Route 29 just north of the intersection of Kennedy Road. No injuries were reported.

 

33 year old Matthew Morrissey of Stonington was arrested for driving revoked.

 

24 year old Coady L. Hamilton of Springfield was arrested on Sunday for public intoxication.

 

A juvenile male and female of Taylorville were arrested on Saturday for possession/consumption of liquor in violation of Taylorville City Ordinance.

 

18 year old Ryleigh L. Hurley of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession consumption of liquor (under 21).

 

19 year old Rachel L. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession consumption of liquor (under 21).

 

19 year old Felicity N. Knott of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession consumption of liquor (under 21).

 

19 year old Trevor A. Scott of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession consumption of liquor (under 21).

 

46 year old Tammi G. Brown of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday for driving while license suspended and operating a vehicle with suspended registration. 

 

29 year old Amanda S. Coghlan of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for driving while license suspended.

 

22 year old Austin L. Mayes of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for disorderly conduct.

 

19 year old Brittany L. Jones of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for criminal damage to state supported property, aggravated battery, and battery.

 

29 year old Jeremy Masters of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County Warrant.

 

30 year old Lacey M. Myers of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for driving while license suspended.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were 17 EMS calls between 9 AM on Friday and 9 AM on Tuesday.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/8/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

38 year old Joseph C. Sklenka of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on an original arrest warrant for a 2018 possession of methamphetamine charge. Bond was set at $25,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

29 year old Joshua C. Wells of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for driving while license suspended. 
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/7/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

35-year old Brian M. Hays of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

41-year old Robert G. Wangen of Taylorville was driving westbound on Illinois Route 104 on Wednesday morning. A deer was standing in the middle of the road, and the driver reduced speed to avoid the deer veering off of the right side shoulder. The deer ran into the side of Wangen’s vehicle causing damage to the driver’s side of the vehicle. The driver notified the Christian County Sheriff’s Office of the accident. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

On October 27th a vehicle was parked and unoccupied, facing northbound, just southeast of the Henrietta Avenue and West Adams Street intersection. An unknown vehicle struck the rear driver’s side bumper of the parked vehicle and left the scene of the accident. The vehicle that was hit belonged to an Amber M. Bone of Taylorville. Police are still investigating the accident.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on Washington and Vine on October 24th. 34-year-old Crystal L. Johnson of Taylorville stated to Police she was being followed by 25-year-old Martina I. Lyles of Taylorville through town. She pulled over and Lyles drove up beside her striking the front driver corner. Lyles than drove away from the scene. No reports of injuries. Lyles was later found and given 3 citations, improper lane usage, leaving the scene of an accident, and reckless driving.

 

The Taylorville Police responded to a vehicle accident on the morning of October 29th.  23-year-old Jack A. Fulk of Stonington was traveling southbound on Webster Street. Fulk lost control of the vehicle and went off the roadway and up onto the boulevard in front of Walgreens. Fulk struck a signpost and then flipped over on its top landing on the boulevard and roadway. The vehicle had to be towed.  Fulk was taken by Dunn’s Ambulance to St. John’s Hospital. Fulk received a citation.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on Wednesday evening. 78-year-old Patsy L. Handy was westbound on Route 29 when a large buck jumped into the path of Handy. Handy was unable to avoid hitting the deer. No injuries were reported.

 

35-year-old Brian M. Hays of Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine under 5 grams.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/6/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

23 year old Jesse J. Keller of Pana was arrested on Wednesday for possession of methamphetamine and possession of a controlled substance.

 

30 year old Erica L. Wessling of Taylorville was arrested on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2019 charge for theft.  Bond was set at $10,000.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Tuesday evening. 46 year old Terrence J. Moeller of West Point, Iowa was traveling southbound on Illinois Route 29 ½ mile south of 1800 North Road. Moeller hit a deer and the vehicle came to rest on the shoulder of the roadway. No injuries were reported, but the vehicle had significant damage. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on the evening of November 3rd. 40 year old Keri L. Cooper of Taylorville was traveling west on 1450 North Road and hit a deer at approximately 1080 East. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

A juvenile from Rosamond was arrested on Tuesday for disorderly conduct threat of force at a school, aggravated battery, and resisting arrest.

 

A juvenile was also arrested on Tuesday in Taylorville for retail theft. 
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/5/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office was informed of a vehicle accident on the morning of October 26th. 28-year-old Justin L. Witty of Kincaid reported that he hit a deer at 600 E Road near 1800 N Road. No injuries were reported. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on October 25th at 6:25 AM. 43 year old Thomas L. Fitzpatrick of Pana was northbound on County Road 2225 East. As Fitzpatrick approached the intersection of 2100 North Road, he failed to reduce speed and drove through the intersection. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a road sign and a utility pole support wire. When Fitzpatrick struck the support wire the impact broke three utility poles to the south of the intersection.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office was informed of a vehicle accident on E 500 North Road. 31 year old Robert H. Wolfe of Morrisonville was eastbound on County Road 10 and stated that as soon as he went through the bridge east of Morrisonville, a deer ran into the roadway and he was unable to avoid hitting it. 

 

33 year old Gregory A. Jones of Nokomis was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2017 possession of methamphetamine charge from 2017. Bond was set at $15,000.

 

44 year old Erin L. Evans of Nokomis was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge of obstructing identification. Bond was set at $1,500.

 

23 year old Brett S. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2012 contempt of court charge. Bond was set at $100. 

 

35 year old Jerald A. Buerk of Pana was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a  2017 charge for unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon.  Bond was set at $500,000. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on October 26th. 84 year old Marilyn Y. Fisher of Taylorville proceeded to make a left turn from a stop sign, and head north on Webster Street from West John Street. A vehicle driven by 50 year old Diana L Bravi of Taylorville was headed down Webster and struck Fisher’s vehicle.  Fisher was given a citation. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on October 30th.44 year old Tamithy R. Kater of Stonington was stopped in traffic and reached down to retrieve a key she dropped on the floorboard. The vehicle rolled forward and hit 18 year old Tommy R. Mollet Jr of Owanaco which caused that vehicle to roll forward striking 67 year old Richard E. Schoonover. All three vehicles were damaged. No injuries were reported. Kater received a citation. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle crash on November 1st. 30 year old Cassandra M. Peat of Tovey was westbound on Wilson. 11/01 Tyler L. Foster of Kincaid was eastbound on Wilson looking to turn left onto Washington. Foster failed to yield causing Peat to strike Foster. No injuries were reported. Foster received a citation.

 

50 year old Jeffery S. Boggs was arrested on Monday for driving suspended and driving suspended license plates. He was released and given a notice to appear.

 

61 year old William E. Dixon of Taylorville was arrested on a warrant.

 

30 year old Elizabeth Myers of Taylorville was arrested for driving suspended.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/4/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Saturday evening. 23 year old Colton R. Wilderman of Taylorville was traveling southbound on township Road 1400 E and ¼ mile north of Township Road 800 N struck a deer. No injuries were reported.

 

26 year old Christopher J. Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine and meth delivery.

 

37 year old John A. Dobyns of Granite City was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 driving on suspended license charge. Bond was set at $2,500.

 

21 year old Gerald J. Powyszynski of Pana was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge for possession of a controlled substance. Bond was set at $15,000.

 

32 year old Danielle C. Shindelar of Sullivan was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 possession of methamphetamine charge. Bond was set at $7,500. 

 

43 year old David A. Handlin of Kincaid was arrested on Sunday for an original arrest warrant for 2013 contempt of court charge and a current domestic battery charge.

 

18 year old Louis E. Sullivan of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge for driving on suspended license. Bond was set at $3,500. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

37 year old John A. Dobyns was arrested on Saturday on a Montgomery County Warrant.

 

26 year old Christopher J. Johnson of Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver.

 

A 16 year old juvenile was arrested on a warrant on Sunday.
 

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Shelby County Arrests--October

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

45 year old Michelle A. Eskew of Findlay was arrested on October 9th on an active Moultrie County Warrant, possession of methamphetamine under 5 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

41 year old Dax A. Baldrige of St. Elmo was arrested on October 15th for driving while license revoked, possession of drug paraphernalia and a citation for possession of cannabis and operating a vehicle with expired registration plates or sticker.

 

47 year old Chad A. White of La Place was arrested on October 27th for driving while license revoked. 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 11/1/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

20 year old Marissa P. Shoraga of Macon was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge for driving with license revoked/suspended. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

44 year old Brian K. Sisk of Ramsey was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge for possession of methamphetamine. Bond was set at $15,000.

 

33 year old Allison M. Grothhaus of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge of theft. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

25 year old Brandon L. Campbell of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a theft charge.  He was released on a $1,500 recognizance bond. 

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There was 1 personal assistance call between 9 on Thursday morning and 9 on Friday morning
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/31/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

A minor was southbound on County Highway 22 in Buckhart Township. The driver stated a westbound vehicle on County

Highway 4 pulled out in front of her and almost stopped in the roadway. The driver then advised she steered left to avoid the other vehicle and left the roadway. The minor struck the Stonington Road Sign with the left side of the vehicle.  No injuries were reported. 

 

27 year old Amanda Vanostran was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 driving on suspended license charge. Bond was set at $3,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on Tuesday afternoon. 18 year old Talia A. Moffett from Taylorville was waiting to turn left onto Northern Avenue from Sportsman Drive. Moffett failed to yield and struck the vehicle driven by 29 year old Taylor R. McManigell of Taylorville. No injuries were reported. 

 

23 year old Jack A.P. Fulk of Stonington was arrested for driving under the influence. 

 

35 year old Ashley N. Beaman of Audubon was arrested for theft of motor fuel, check fraud and possession of methamphetamine.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There was 1 EMS call and 1 smoke scare between 9 AM on Wednesday and 9 AM on Thursday.

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/30/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

35 year old Ashley N. Beaman of Audubon was arrested on Tuesday for fraudulent practice possession of methamphetamine, and theft of motor fuel. 


The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were 4 EMS calls between Monday morning at 9 AM and Wednesday morning at 9 AM.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/28/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

47 year old Robbie D. Sparling of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a possession of a controlled substance charge from 2018. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

18 year old Eddie E. Cousins of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a driving on suspended license charge.  He was released on his own recognizance.

 

39 year old Leanna M. Grissom of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2016 DUI charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

51 year old Renee M. Cox of Kincaid was arrested on Friday on an original arrest warrant for a 2018 fraudulent practice charge. Bond was set at $7,500.

 

40 year old Jeffery L. Shanks of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 theft labor/services charge. Bond was set at $2,500.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Sunday evening. 18 year old Dayne E. Niehart of Pana stated to officers that he was becoming sick as he was driving north on Fairgrounds in Pana. He thought he was going to vomit as he was driving and attempted to pull over, leaving the roadway and driving over a street sign, causing damge to the front end and undercarriage of the vehicle.  He was able to drive away from the scene.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Saturday afternoon 31 year old Ashlie D. Ledbetter of Stonington was traveling southbound on Illinois Route 48 3/10 of a mile south of Township Road 2300 N. The driver lost control and hydroplaned, spinning across the northbound lane and struck hte east side, north end guardrail with the rear, passenger side. The impact caused the vehicle to rotate in a clockwise direction into the east ditch. The vehicle received major damage on the passenger side. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on October 19th in the evening. 54 year old Dennis A. Lawyer of Taylorville and 46 year old Joshua M. Brown of Taylorville collided at the intersection of Illinois Route 29 and 1800 N Road. No injuries were reported. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

25 year old Martine I. Lyles of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

40 year old Jeffrey L. Shanks of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a warrant.

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/25/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

22 year old Collin R. Hasquin of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge. Bond was set at $3650.

 

21 year old Michaela L. Herpstreith of Taylorville was arrested on  Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2019 charge for failure to appear.  Bond was set at $3,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

39 year old Mckenzie R. Crowe of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for driving under the influece of alcohol and failure to give aid or information after an accident.

 

Cheyenne L. Treat was arrested on Thursday on a valid Macoupin County Warrant.

 

22 year old Collin R. Hasquin of Taylorville was arrested Thursday on a Sangamon County Warrant. 

 

23 year old Laura M. Curtis of Taylorville was arrested for driving while suspended.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/24/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

43 year old Shawn Igou of Edinburg was arrested on Wednesday for failure to register within 10 days a new residence.

 

26 year old Crystal E. Durham of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2014 charge for battery/bodily harm. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

30 year old Ethen W. Peden of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2018 case for expired driver’s license. Bond was not set. 

 

45 year old Amber N. Timmons of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge for forgery. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

37 year old Jessica L. Franks of Taylorville was arrested for driving suspended.

 

26 year old Crystal E. Durham of Kincaid was arrested on a Christian County Warrant.

 

30 year old Ethan W. Peden of Taylorville was arrested for driving while license suspended and a warrant.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on Tuesday evening. 49 year old Brad A. Cox of Taylorville entered Route Mart parking lot off of West Park Street. The driver stated he was answering a cell phone call from his medical doctor and was attempting to turn near the fuel pumps but struck the vehicle of 42 year old Gayle L. Miller of Palmer. Miller was parked in the parking lot. She stated she did not have time to move her vehicle. Both vehicles sustained damage. Cox admitted to operating an uninsured vehicle and using a cell phone while driving. 

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There was 1 EMS call between Wednesday morning at 9 and Thursday morning at 9
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/23/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

30 year old Christopher M. Murphy of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for possession of methamphetamine. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

On Friday, TPD received a call for a one-vehicle/pedestrian traffic crash in the 500 block of North Cheney. A vehicle driven by 54 year old Paul D. Held of Taylorville was traveling northbound on Cheney Street, when a male pedestrian, 71 year old Danny E. Adams of Taylorville stepped into traffic off the sidewalk.  Held struck the male pedestrian who was attempting to walk eastbound across Cheney Street. Adams was transported to Springfield Memorial with serious injuries. 

 

51 year old Brenda L. Barker of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for no valid drivers license.

 

52 year old Charles D. Kile of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for no valid driver’s license.

 

30 year old Christopher M. Murphy of Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were 4 EMS calls and 1 Fire call between 9 AM on Tuesday and 9 AM on Wednesday.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And FIre Calls 10/22/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

22 year old Emily A. Van Doren of Pana was headed northbound on Saturday on Highway 51 near 65 US Highway 51 when she struck a deer. No injuries were reported.

 

42 year old Robert W. Oliver of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on an original arrest warrant from a 2019 charge for failure to report a change of employment. Bond was set at $100,000.

 

31 year old Jillian C. Shull of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2018 case stemming from illegal use of a credit card. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

42 year old Robert W. Oliver of Taylorville was arrested for a warrant.

 

31 year old Jillian Shull of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County Warrant.

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/21/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s office responded to a vehicle crash on the morning of October 14th. 33-year-old Kenneth Hughes of Stonington was headed north on 2500 East and around 1620 North hit a coyote. No injuries were reported. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Thursday morning. 67-year-old Cynthia M. Jones of Moweaqua called to report hitting a deer on Lincoln Trial near Lakeside Drive. The incident was reported the next day. Jones was able to drive away from the accident. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Saturday evening. 34-year-old Nichol D. Vanus of Pana was headed southbound on County Highway #22 and ½ mile north of County Highway #21 struck a deer. No injuries were reported.

 

56-year-old Jeffrey A. Maass of Ohlman was arrested on Saturday for DUI.

 

33-year-old Alejandro F. Cristobal of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant stemming from a 2019 case for domestic battery. Bond was set at $11,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

A 17-year-old Juvenile Male from Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for residential burglary.

 

31-year-old Kyle A. Beeler of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for DUI.

 

19-year-old Carter W. Flowers from Nokomis was arrested on Sunday for Zero tolerance.

 

A 17-year-old juvenile from Nokomis was arrested on Sunday for illegal consumption.

 

20-year-old Kyle L. Ogle of Palmer was arrested on Sunday for Zero tolerance.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were 8 EMS calls between Friday at 9 AM and Monday at 9 AM
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/18/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

49 year old Stephanie S. Monahan of Pawnee was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge for a bad check. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

31 year old Travis D. Bolter of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2019 charge for 2 counts of domestic battery. Bond was set at $24,000.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

31 year old Travis D. Bolter of Murphysboro was arrested on a Jackson County warrant.
 

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/17/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

25 year old Cory L. Blake of Taylorville was arrested Wednesday for domestic battery.

 

23 year old Megan N. Middleton of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2019 case for failure to appear. Bond was set at $3650.

 

36 year old Michael A. Large of Decatur was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 case for bad checks. Bond was set at $3,000. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on the evening of October 10th. 25 year old April L. Griffith of Pana was headed west on 250N near 2584 E. The driver’s vision was obscured due to rain, and she lost control of her vehicle. The vehicle spun striking a tree and came to rest facing the opposite direction near a cornfield. The driver and passenger of the vehicle were transported to Pana Community Hospital with injuries. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

25 year old Cory L. Blake of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for domestic battery. 

 

35 year old Jacob A. Samson of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for driving while driver’s license suspended.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/16/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

35 year old Tamara Wisnasky of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2018 case for stealing a vehicle and meth delivery. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

25 year old Dalton R. Bilyeu of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for fleeing police and criminal damage to property 

 

25 year old Micah D. Beck of Tower Hill was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for aggravated battery of a peace officer. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

39 year old Michael C. Smothers of Morrisonville was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant stemming from a 2014 case for theft. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

The Christian County Sherrif’s office responded to a vehicle accident on Wednesday morning. A vehicle driven by 25 year old Dalton R. Bilyeu of Taylorville was headed northbound on 1450 East Road in Rural Taylorville and failed to negotiate a curve to the east at 1500 North striking the ditch embankment and coming to rest in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. A plaque was damaged along with some of the yard. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

35 year old Tamara A. Wisnasky of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and 2 outstanding warrants.

 

33 year old Jenna L. Sparling of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for a warrant.

 

26 year old Freida McCauley of Taylorville was arrested for driving suspended and operating a motor vehicle with suspended registration.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 7 EMS calls between 9 AM on Monday and 9 AM on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/15/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

30 year old Anthony M. Holmes of Nokomis was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2017 case for possession of methamphetamine.  Bond was set at $10,000.

 

40 year old Kenneth E. Hannah of Girard was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 case for driving on a suspended license.  Bond was set at $3,000.

 

37 year old Dwight C. Williams of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2016 case for domestic battery.  Bond was set at $6,000.

 

42 year old Nicolas R. Dooley of Pana was arrested on Sunday on an original arrest warrant from a 2018 charge for contempt of court.

 

55 year old Quang T. Nguyen of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2017 charge for possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Friday afternoon. 24 year old Tyler S. Durbin of Nokomis failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection of Illinois Route 48 and CC Highway 1. The driver of the second car was driven by a minor from Missouri. The minor slowed down drastically but still hit Durbin’s vehicle. The minor stated that Durbin was on his cell phone.  When questioned by the Sheriff’s Office he did not deny being on his phone. Durbin was given multiple citations. Both vehicles were driven away with no injuries reported.  

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

24 year old Matthew Z. Cunningham of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for possession of methamphetamine of less than 5 grams

 

25 year old Cheyenne S. Crow of Nokomis was arrested on Friday for driving while license revoked.

 

51 year old Danny J. Lowis of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Macon County Warrant.

 

30 year old Anthony M. Holmes of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for a warrant.

 

55 year old Quang T. Nguyen from Wisconsin was arrested on Monday on a warrant.

 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/11/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

21 year old Kade H Jones of Herrick was arrested on Thursday for resisting a peace officer and reckless driving.

 

43 year old John E. Thomas of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge for driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at $2,500.

 

54 year old Rhoda R. Whipple of Morrisonville was arrested on Thursday for domestic battery and driving on a suspended/revoked license.

 

21 year old Jessie R. Austin of Herrick was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2016 charge for theft. Bond was set at $3,500. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

44 year old Amy L. Crowe of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for criminal damage to property.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/10/19

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

43 year old Shawn Evans of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were 4 EMS calls between 9 on Wednesday morning and 9 on Thursday morning.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 10/9/19

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

40-year-old Douglas W. Cowell of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge for violating an order of protection.  Bond was set at $100,000.

 

34-year-old Kyle G. Sheley of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 theft charge.  Bond was set at $5,000.

 

63-year-old Clarence D. Coghlan of Edinburg was arrested on Tuesday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge for possession of methamphetamine.  Bond was set at $5,000.

 

34-year-old Angela D. Spinner of Morrisonville was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge related to an expired driver's license.  Bond was set at $1500.

 

Taylorville Police Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

34-year-old Kyle G. Sheley of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County Warrant.

 

A 15-year-old juvenile was arrested for aggravated battery and resisting arrest.

 

40-year-old Douglas Cowell of Taylorville was arrested on a Christian County Warrant.

 

Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on the 200 block of West Main Cross. 56 Stephen L. Debrun of Taylorville was headed East and had slowed because of traffic in front of him. A minor driving behind struck the rear of Debrun’s vehicle. No injuries were reported. The minor was given a citation.

 

A minor was riding north on the afternoon of September 24th on the sidewalk of Walnut and Main Cross.  A vehicle driven by 35 year old Jonathan G. Tarrant of Mount Auburn was exiting the alleyway. The minor struck the side of Tarrant’s vehicle. The minor sustained minor injuries, but the parents refused medical. Tarrant had minor damage to the vehicle.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department reported the following to Regional Radio News;

 

There were 3 EMS calls and 1 fire between 9 AM on Tuesday and 9 AM on Wednesday.
 

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