Police Blotter

Area Arrests And Accidents 03/27

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

 

33 year old Matthew B. Adams of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for reckless discharge of a firearm. 

 

56 year old Linda K. Getz was involved in an accident with her 05 Chrysler Sebring after hitting a deer on Wednesday on County Highway 12 at 1500 East. No injuries were reported.

 

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

 

20 year old Dustin L. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for possession of methamphetamine and theft. 
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/23

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

 

40 year old Shane A. Drum of Pana was arrested on Friday for violation of an order of protection and violation of bail bond.

 

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

 

39 year old Rockie A. Ginger of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for a warrant and obstructing justice.

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/20/20

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

 

28 year old Kenneth R. Welge of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for a warrant.

 

18 year old Nathaniel D. Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for domestic battery.

 

35 year old Joshua Spinner of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver.

 

38 year old Scott Patnode of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver. 

 

55 year old Angela S. Bourke of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

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

 

44 year old Brandon E. Kamalli of Pana was arrested on Wednesday, March 11th for driving while license revoked. Kamalli was released on a notice to appear.

 

Skye A. Halleman of Pana was arrested on Friday, March 13th, on a Christian County Warrant.

 

37 year old Tiffany D. Sisk of Pana was arrested on Saturday, March 14th on an active Christian County Warrant for failure to appear.

 

31 year old Jonathan P. Hrabak of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a Shelby County Warrant for failure to appear.

 

39 year old James W. Berner of Ramsey was arrested on Monday on a Christian County Warrant for failure to appear.

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/19

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

 

Gavin B. Vincent of Nokomis was traveling on the morning of March 16th, southbound on 1250 E. at 809 N. Driver when he struck a deer, causing his vehicle to go into a ditch. 

 

54 year old Wanda M. Wuehler of Iuka was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for speeding. Bond was not set. 

 

28 year old Keneth R. Welge of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on an out of state warrant for failure to appear/answer questions.

 

35 year old Joshua M. Spinner of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for Meth Delivery and and Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

18 year old Nathan D. Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for aggravated domestic battery 

 

38 year old Scott H. Patnode of Edinburg was arrested on Thursday for Meth Delivery and Possession of Methamphetamine.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/16/20

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

 

39 year old James W. Berner of Ramsey was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a phone harassment charge from 2019. Bond was set at $2,500.

 

24 year old Chelsea J. Rigdon of Springfield was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a driving on a suspended license charge from 2020. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

37 year old Tiffany D. Sisk of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a burglary charge from 2018. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

20 year old Joshua M. Merrifield of Rosamond was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a speeding 26-34 miles above the speed limit charge from 2018. Bond was set at $6,000.


 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/13/20

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

 

40 year old Megan R. Lynn from Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge of possession of methamphetamine. Bond was set at $150,000

 

18 year old Eric R. Welge of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for illegal possession and transportation of liquor. 

 

27 year old Alyssa J. Richardson of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a possession of methamphetamine charge from 2019. Bond was set at $7,500.

 

23 year old Patrick D. Emmerling of Bulpitt was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a possession of methamphetamine charge from 2018. Bond was set $5,000.

 

James H. Bedinger of Taylorville reported to the Christian County Sheriff’s Office that he struck a deer westbound on County Highway 10 at 1200 East on Monday evening.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle rolllover on the morning of February 26th. Raymond A. Bright of Stonington was traveling south on 1025 East Road. The vehicle lost control and drove off the road and ended up on its side.

 

On Wednesday afternoon, The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident at Route 29 and 2100 North Road in Edinburg for an accident involving two vehicles. Darrell E. Edwards of Edinburg had been traveling west on 2100 North Road and attempted to cross over IL Route 29. Edwards failed to yield to southbound traffic and collided with Cynthia L. Herpstreith of Taylorville who had been traveling on IL Route 29 in the right southbound lane. After the collision Herpstreith continued off of the roadway and struck a stop sign with two other traffic signs attached to it. Herpstreith then came to rest in a drainage ditch. Herpstreith came to rest in the right southbound lane of IL Route 29. Both Edwards and Herpstreith refused medical treatment on the scene. Herpstreith had a family member transport them to TMH to check for injuries. IDOT came by later to repair the stop sign. 

 

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

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on Monday afternoon. Nickolas J. Harlow of Kincaid was driving westbound in the 600 block of West Poplar Street when Heather L. Davidson of Taylorville backed out east bound out of the driveway of 627 West Poplar. Davidson’s rear bumper collided with the passenger side doors of Harlow. Davidson received a citation. No injuries were reported.

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/11

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

 

22 year old Shiloh K. Thomas of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for possession of a controlled substance.

 

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

 

A 13 year old and 16 year old female juvenile, both from Taylorville, were arrested on Tuesday for aggravated battery.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents For 3/10/20

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

JEFFRY E. MOREHEAD, 42, OF PANA, WAS ARRESTED ON MARCH 9 FOR DRIVING ON A REVOKED LICENSE.

 

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ACCIDENT:

ON MARCH 3 AT APPROXIMATELY 1:15 PM TAYLORVILLE POLICE WERE RADIOED BY 911 IN REFERENCE TO A TWO CAR ACCIDENT AT THE INTERSECTION OF WEST MARKET STREET AND SOUTH SHUMWAY STREET. UPON ARRIVAL THE MOTHER OF DRIVER, SEVENTEEN YEAR OLD BRODY M. DECLERCK OF STONINGTON, WAS ARGUING WITH A WITNESS OVER HER SON BEING SEEN WITH HIS PHONE IN HIS HAND. DECLERCK WAS TRAVELING WEST ON WEST MARKET STREET WHEN HE FAILED TO YIELD RIGHT OF WAY AT THE STOP INTERSECTION FOR EAST AND WEST TRAFFIC. SIXTY-EIGHT-YEAR-OLD PAMELA S. LYNCH OF TAYLORVILLE WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON SOUTH SHUMWAY STREET AND WAS STRUCK BY DECLERCK. BOTH VEHICLES WERE TOWED DUE TO DAMAGE.

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/9/20

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

 

20 year old Brandi S. Kay of Pana was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a possession of methamphetamine charge from 2018. Bond was set at $20,000.

 

29 year old Christopher M. Murphy of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a possession of methamphetamine charge from 2019. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

41 year old Russell E. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a charge from 2018. Bond was set at $3,000.

 

21 year old Jesse R. Austin of Herrick was arrested on Saturday for theft.

 

38 year old Ryan A. Ginger of Nokomis was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

39 year old Terry D. Griffin of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on an original arrest warrant for a sexual misconduct charge from 2020. Bond was set at $50,000.

 

41 year old Paul C. Robison of Edinburg was arrested on Saturday on 2 charges. 

 

37 year old Carmen S. Carlock of Pana was arrested on Saturday for aggravated battery to a peace officer and criminal trespass to land and one additional charge.

 

56 year old Brian L. Moses of Palmer was arrested on Friday on an original arrest warrant from a 2020 charge. Bond was set at $50,000.

 

38 year old Cody S. Brantley of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a no insurance charge from 2017. Bond was set at $1,500.

 

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

 

38 year old Ryan A. Ginger of Nokomis was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

39 year old Terry D. Griffin of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a valid Christian County Warrant.

 

29 year old Christopher M. Murphy of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Christian County Warrant. 
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/6/20

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

 

45 year old Angela M. Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for burglary.

 

38 year old Justin R. Sherman of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for driving while revoked.

 

21 year old Angela N. Mckinnon of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a Macon County warrant.

 

35 year old Shaina R. Daniel of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for retail theft.

 

30 year old Lacey Myers of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

39 year old Jeremy M. Campbell of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for driving while revoked.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on Springfield Road near Taylorville High School on Tuesday morning. David M. Buchanon of Springfield was stopped in traffic and Alice L. Mickey of Pana was stopped behind him. Phillip A. Deal of Morrisonville failed to stop in time hitting Mickey who then hit Buchanon. All vehicles received damage with Deal’s vehicle receiving the most. No injuries were reported.

 

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

 

21 year old Angela N. Mckinnon of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2020 DUI charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

22 year old Rhea A. Whitlow of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

30 year old Lacey Myers of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 driving while suspended charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Wednesday morning. Melissa F. Kimbro of Wagnor struck a deer on County Highway 10 near 650 East. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office also responded to a vehicle accident at 7:30 on Wednesday evening. Manzell D. Talbert of Springfield was headed southeast on Illinois Route 29 near the intersection of 800 North Road, struck a deer and caused a significant amount of damage. No injuries were reported.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/4/20

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

 

25 year old Jamie D. Sizemore of Stonington was arrested on Monday for domestic battery.

 

32 year old Michael D. Washington of Kincaid was arrested on Monday for criminal damage to property.

 

24 year old Chelsea J. Rigdon of Springfield was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2020 driving on a suspended license charge. Bond was set at $2,500

 

41 year old Benjamin Smith of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 driving on a suspended license charge. Bond was set at $3,650.

 

25 year old Devon V. L. Gatons of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 forgery charge. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

30 year old Steven J. Nutaut of Havana was arrested on Tuesday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 retail theft charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

45 year old Angela M. Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for a burglary charge.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Tuesday morning. Dustin Damn of Palmyra was traveling east on 350 North Road when it met Aron C. Huff of Carlinville traveling west at about 2250 east. Both units attempted to get over, but Damn was towing a large farm implement. The farm implement of Damn’s vehicle hit Huff’s driver side mirror and dented down the driver side of the box trailer of Huff’s vehicle. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office also responded to a vehicle accident on Tuesday evening. James H. Kirbach of Virden was headed westbound on Illinois Route 104, when a deer ran out into the road. Both the driver and passenger of the vehicle refused medical treatment. 

 

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

 

49 year old Randall C. Smith of Taylorville was arrested on Monday for a Montgomery County warrant.

 

49 year old Danny R. Beard of Kincaid was arrested on Monday for driving while license suspended.

 

41 year old Benjamin T. Smith of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a Sangamon County Warrant. 

 

45 year old Angela M. Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for retail theft.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 3/2/20

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

 

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

 

38 year old John W. Sorrells of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2013 charge of aggravated DUI. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

45 year old Jason W. Bland of Pana was arrested on Sunday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

23 year old Robert J. Biggs of Assumption was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of retail theft. Bond was set at $7,500.

 

31 year old Erica L. Wessling of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

35 year old Jacob A. Samson of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

25 year old Gerald A. Brown of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2015 charge of DUI. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

43 year old Daniel L. Alumbaugh of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge. Bond was set at $7,500.

 

53 year old Brad W. Houk of Edinburg was arrested on Friday for driving on a suspended license and DUI. Bond was set at $3,000.

 

46 year old Jeremy J. Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for meth delivery, illegal possession of a weapon, and possession of cannabis of over 500 grams.

 

46 year old Mathew P. Ryan of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for contempt of court. Bond was set at $100.

 

35 year old Joshua R. Dudra of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a driving on a suspended license charge.

 

40 year old Jennifer L. Jones of Pana was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

31 year old Angela M. Rogers of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge of driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at $7,500. 

 

52 year old Jessica J. Rabideau of Kincaid was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2020 contempt of court charge. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

26 year old Cheyenne S. Crow of Decatur was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 possession of methamphetamine charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Thursday morning. Robert D. Spinner of Taylorville was traveling south on Illinois Route 48 when they crossed the center line into the northbound lane. The driver was unable to correct the vehicle and hit the ditch on the east side of the road. The vehicle received damage but no injuries were reported. 

 

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

 

29 year old Zachary S. Slater of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for domestic battery.

 

38 year old Justin R. Sherman of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for driving while license revoked.

 

48 year old Larry Skinner of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for driving revoked.

 

36 year old Christopher A. McLeod of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for driving under the influence and operating a vehicle with suspended registration.

 

53 year old Brian J. Mundhenke of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for disorderly conduct.

 

31 year old Erica L. Wessling of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

35 year old Jacob A. Samson of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

28 year old Brandon A. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for driving while license revoked and 2 counts of criminal damage.

 

46 year old Jeremy J. Beard of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a Macoupin County warrant, possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver, possession of a controlled substance, felony unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of cannabis over 500 grams.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 02/28/20

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

 

24 year old  Nicholas D. Flannell of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2015 charge of battery. Bond was set at $3,000.

 

21 year old Jesse R. Austin of Herrick was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2016 charge of theft. Bond was set at $,3500.

 

53 year old Curtis R. Burney of Bulpitt was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2020 charge of criminal trespassing. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

41 year old Dustin D. Theivagt of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on an aggravated DUI and a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2017 charge of aggravated DUI. Bond was set at $250,000.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/25/20

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

 

31 year old Erica L. Wessling of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of possession of methamphetamine. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

32 year old Timothy R. Kocurek of Kincaid was arrested on Monday for possession of a controlled substance and a DUI. 

 

58 year old Steven E. Wicks of Edinburg was arrested on Monday for resisting arrest and driving on a suspended license.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/24/20

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

 

42 year old Clayton W. Sylvester of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

23 year old Joseph A. Moore of Granite City was arrested on Friday for possession of a controlled substance. Bond was set at $75,000.

 

59 year old Russell C. Ishmael of Pana was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a domestic battery charge. Bond was set at $1,000.

 

29 year old Brandon L. Nossem of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for cannabis trafficking.

 

18 year old Cassandra E. Bradbury of Pawnee was arrested on Sunday for criminal trespass.

 

18 year old Brady A. Behrent of Pawnee was arrested on Sunday for criminal trespass.

 

18 year old Dakota L. Cashen of Pawnee was arrested on Sunday for criminal trespass.

 

18 year old Isabel G. Vincent of Pawnee was arrested on Sunday for criminal trespass.

 

33 year old Drew M. Collins of Kincaid was arrested on Friday for criminal damage to property.

 

39 year old Shane A. Drum of Pana was arrested on Sunday for violating an order of protection.

 

59 year old Richard E. Merrifield of Pana was arrested on Saturday for DUI and threatening a public official.

 

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

 

A 17 year old female was arrested on Saturday for possession of a controlled substance.

 

A 16 year old male was also arrested on Saturday for possession of a controlled substance. 

 

38 year old James L. Krouse of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for deceptive practice.

 

41 year old Dustin D. Theivagt of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for public intox and disorderly conduct.

 

42 year old Clayton W. Sylvester of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a valid Christian County Warrant.

 

52 year old Scott P. Harrison of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for driving under the influence.

 

49 year old Jason M. Freeman of Decatur was arrested on Friday for driving while license suspended. He was transported to TPD where he was processed and released with a notice to appear.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/21/20

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

 

37 year old Samantha L. McPeek of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2017 charge of leaving the scene of an accident and a 2018 charge of possession of a controlled substance. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

39 year old Timothy Y. Bethard of Morrisonville was arrested on Thursday for domestic battery.

 

30 year old Charles M. Carron of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a  2019 charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

32 year old Allison M. Grothaus of Springfield was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of theft. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

27 year old Amanda M. Vanostran of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

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

 

21 year old Angela N. McKinnon of Kincaid was arrested on Thursday for driving while license suspended.

 

30 year old Charles M. Carron of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for a warrant.

 

29 year old Brandon L. Nossem of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for driving while license revoked and possession of cannabis with intent to deliver 100g-500g. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle crash on the evening of February 15th.  Vanessa R. Wiseman of Taylorville was following a minor eastbound on Lincoln Trail to the intersection with Route 48. The minor stopped at the yellow light, and Wiseman struck the rear of the minor’s vehicle.  No injuries were reported. Wiseman received a citation.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office requested that the Taylorville Police Department handle this crash. The Taylorville Police responded to a vehicle crash on Wednesday evening. A minor from Taylorville stated she was eastbound East Taylorville Road, Langleyville. The Driver of the vehicle stated that she attempted to avoid a pedestrian in the road and lost control of the vehicle striking the ditch embankment at 405 East Taylorville Road. The vehicle struck the ditch embankment causing damage to the front end and undercarriage. The vehicle’s owner was at the scene and requested a friend remove the vehicle from the ditch/embankment. The vehicle’s owner was able to drive the vehicle from the scene. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle crash on Thursday afternoon.
Gary D. Barlow of Taylorville was driving Northbound in the left Northbound lane. Nichole B. San Miguel was driving Northbound in the right Northbound lane. Barlow began to change lanes from left to right. The front passenger panel of Barlows collided with the front driver panel/wheel well of San Miguel’s. San Miguel’s vehicle was towed away. No injuries were reported.

 

On Thursday afternoon, TPD responded to a two-vehicle traffic crash. A minor from Mechanicsburg was traveling westbound on Springfield Road when they slowed for traffic in front of them. Gregory A. Warren of Petersburg was traveling westbound on Springfield Road behind the minor’s vehicle when Warren failed to reduce speed striking the minor’s vehicle. No injuries were reported. 


 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/20/20

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

 

35 year old Kevin R. Hendricker of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on an original arrest warrant for a 2018 domestic battery charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

29 year old Tanner R. Gronewald of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge of criminal damage to property. Bond was set at $1500.

 

41 year old Joseph R. Hadley of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for criminal damage to property and violating an order of protection.

 

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

 

Three juveniles were arrested on Wednesday afternoon after police were called to a fight at Menta Academy. They were transported to TPD for processing. Probation was contacted. The ages of the juveniles were 16, 13, and 14.

29 year old Tanner R. Gronewald of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for driving while license suspended and a Christian County warrant.

 

A 12 year old, 13 year old, and a 14 year old male juvenile were all arrested on Wednesday for retail theft.

41 year old Joseph R. Hadley of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for violating a court order and criminal damage to state property.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on the morning of February 12th. Abbey N Spencer of Taylorville was behind Doran A. King of Mount Zion. King was waiting to turn into a parking lot at 2231 West Spresser Street. Spencer hit King. No injuries were reported.

 

Taylorville Police responded to a vehicle crash on February 13th. David M. Luttrell of Edinburg and Tamara R. Fisher of Kincaid were northbound on Illinois Route 29 just north of 1700 Road. Luttrell stated that they became distracted for a second and did not see Fisher in front of them. The front end of Luttrell’s car collided with the rear end of Fisher’s vehicle. Both units sustained damage. No injuries were reported. 

 

Taylorville Police were dispatched to the area of Hawley and Springfield road on February 13th in reference to a construction sign that had been struck. Upon arrival, TPD observed a city-owned construction sign laying near that sidewalk with extensive damage. TPD observed tire marks onto the boulevard. Officers received a call of an individual that had been driving down Webster Street and a tire fell off the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle with the tire that fell off was arrested for DUI. Anthony R. Villanueva of Taylorville was arrested for the DUI. It was also learned that Villanueva struck the construction sign on Springfield Road. The driver was arrested for DUI, leaving the scene of a property damage incident and cited for improper lane usage, and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/19

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

 

21-year-old Haley M. Dixon of Rosamond was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

36-year-old Randall R. Rubio of Bulpitt was arrested on Tuesday on domestic battery and unlawful restraint.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Tuesday evening at Illinois Route 48 ½ mile west of south Spresser street. Kristin E. King of Hilsboro struck a deer. No injuries were reported.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/18/20

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

 

51 year old Troy D. Bush of Pana was arrested on Sunday for domestic battery and criminal damage to state property.

 

28 year old Anthony M. Hays of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on an original arrest warrant for an aggravated domestic battery/strangulation charge from 2020. Bond was set at $25,000.

 

24 year old Erycka L. Smith of Kincaid was arrested on Monday on an original arrest warrant for an aggravated domestic battery/strangulation charge from 2019. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

22 year old Aaron WP Mosley of Pana was arrested on Monday on an original arrest warrant for a resisting arrest charge from 2020. Bond was set at $3,500.

 

36 year old Ashley D. Selzer of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on an original arrest warrant for a contempt of court charge from 2015. Bond was set at $100 cash bond.

 

35 year old Jonathon T. Coady of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a bad check charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

35 year old Wesley Potts of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a DUI Charge from 2019. Bond was set at $6,000.

 

31 year old Keith J. Weller of Palmer was arrested on Friday for domestic battery.

 

40 year old Steven D. Leonard of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for aggravated fleeing or eluding and driving on a suspended license.

 

23 year old Tristine J. Hampton of Taylor Springs was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2019 charge of theft. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

39 year old Jeremiah A. Weber of Decatur was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant from a 2019 charge of possession of meth. Bond was set at $10,000.

 

25 year old Jordan M. Miller of Moweaqua was arrested on Friday for a failure to notify damage charge. He was released on recognizance.

 

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

 

31 year old Billy T. Coffman of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for DUI.

 

Wesley K. Potts was arrested on a Peoria County warrant and transported to CCCC in lieu of bond.

 

35 year old Jonathan T. Coady of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

40 year old Steven D. Leonard of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for aggravated fleeing or attempting to elude and driving while license revoked.

49 year old Ann L. Stafford of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for retail theft.

31 year old Keith J. Weller of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for domestic battery.

49 year old Rhonda M. Whitlow of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for 2 counts of DUI.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/14/20

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

 

60 year old Stephen W. Mcintire of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on an original arrest warrant from a 2019 charge of disorderly conduct. Bond was set at $1,000.

 

25 year old Briar D. Samson of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for domestic battery.

 

33 year old Anthony R. Cervantes of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for DUI. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Thursday evening. A minor from Mount Auburn was traveling northbound on 1300E at 1846N. He lost control of his vehicle when he hit a patch of ice and went off the roadway. The vehicle struck a utility pole on the right side of the roadway and came to a stop. The driver was taken to Taylorville Hospital by his parents after complaining of a headache. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Wednesday evening. Camille R. Beyers of Owaneco was traveling northbound  on Il Route 29 ¼ mile north of 2000 North Road. The vehicle began to slide on ice and left the roadway on the East side. The vehicle then continued down a deep embankment went across a deep ditch full of water and came to a complete stop near a field. No injuries were reported. The vehicle was still driveable. 
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/13/20

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

 

64 year old William E. Baker of Edinburg was arrested on Wednesday on an original arrest warrant for a contempt of court charge from 2014. Bond was set at $500.

 

24 year old Hannah R. Harden of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for unlawful possession of  credit/debit card from a 2019 charge. Bond was set at $5,000.

 

51 year old Danny J. Lowis of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for forgery and possession of a controlled substance. 

 

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

 

24 year old Brandon R. MCCaughn of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for driving while license suspended.

 

24 year old Hannah R. Harden of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for 2 warrants.

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/12/20

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

 

38 year old William H. Carnahan of Pana was arrested on Tuesday for driving on a suspended license.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident early Tuesday morning. 27 year old Jessica C. Cottrill of Auburn was traveling east on Illinois Route 104 near 900 East. Cottrill crossed the centerline and westbound traffic lane. The vehicle entered the ditch and struck the embankment. She then overturned and came to stop on the vehicle’s top on the north side of the road in the ditch. Cottrill exited the vehicle before the Sheriff’s Office arrived. She was taken to TMH by ambulance. The vehicle had major damage. 

 

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

 

41 year old Joseph R. Hadley of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for a violation of an order of protection.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 2/11/20

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

 

35-year-old Trista L. Coleman of Buffalo was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge of driving on a suspended license. Bond was set at $6,000.

 

33-year-old Mathieu Kuhns of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge of possession of methamphetamine. Bond was set at $7,500.

 

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

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident last Thursday afternoon at Park Street and North Webster. Rhonda E. Hoover of Taylorville was stopped at the stoplight on Webster facing North. Heidi S. Corso of Taylorville was behind Hoover stopped at the stoplight. Hoover moved forward and stopped and Corso pressed on the accelerator and struck the rear end of Hoover’s vehicle. No injuries were reported. Corso received a citation.

 

The Taylorville Police Department was notified of a vehicle accident last Wednesday evening. Meagan E. Knepler of Taylorville was traveling eastbound on Main Cross Street and was nearing the intersection of Main Cross and Shawnee Streets. Knepler began sliding on the icy roadway and struck the curb. The vehicle suffered damage to the back tire and frame and had to be towed from the scene. No injuries were reported.

 

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

 

There were 2 EMS calls between 9 AM on Monday and 9 AM on Tuesday.
 

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Area Arrests, Accidents, And Fire Calls 2/10/20

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. Richard M. Gerlick of Taylorville was traveling eastbound on Township Road 1250 N and was going to proceed left around the curve onto Township Road 10235E. Gerlick stated the roadway was icy and when he began to slow to maneuver the curve, he slid off the roadway exiting it to the east striking a ditch. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Friday. Danielle R. Beiber of Tower Hill was traveling west on OOO North Road and attempted to turn north onto 2600 East Road. The road was covered with ice and Beiber slid into the ditch on the north west side of the intersection. Beiber hit the embankment causing damage to the front driver side bumper. The vehicle was towed. No injuries were reported.

 

24 year old Sierra M. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a retail theft charge from 2017. Bond was set at $2,000.

 

24 year old Brianna N. Caldwell of Morrisonville was arrested on Saturday for credit card fraud. 

 

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

 

24 year old Brianna Caldwell of Morrisonville was arrested on Saturday for credit card fraud.

 

37 year old Angela K. Sharp of Edinburg was arrested on Friday for driving while revoked.

 

27 year old Jessica Koonce of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for driving suspended.

 

24 year old Sierra M. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

A juvenile was arrested on Sunday for criminal damage to property.

 

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

 

There were 6 EMS calls between February 8th and Monday morning.
 

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Area Arrests And Accidents 2/7/20

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

 

26 year old Clint D. Olson of Moweaqua was arrested on Thursday for possession of a controlled substance. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on January 30th around 8 AM. A minor from Pana was traveling north on 2600 East Road.  At 222 north, the vehicle slid off the roadway due to the roadway being slick. The vehicle collided with the mailbox at 222 N 2600 East Road.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Wednesday afternoon. Dena L. Winchester of Taylorville was traveling southbound on Illinois Route 29 and just past Township Road 1900 N. As she passed the intersection, she began to slide on the snow/ice-covered roadway exiting the roadway to the right before striking the north end of the west guardrail. The impact caused the vehicle to rotate in a clockwise direction before coming to rest facing northwest. The vehicle received major front end damage and Winchester was transported to Springfield Memorial Medical Center for treatment of possible injuries. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Thursday morning. Rebecca L. Hoskins of Taylorville was pulling into a private driveway at 1101 West Coal Street in Taylorville. As she proceeded into the ice-covered driveway, she was unable to stop before striking the front porch area. The vehicle received front end and front panel damage. The porch received damage to the front porch/stair rails. No injuries were reported. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle crash on Wednesday afternoon. A minor from Tovey was traveling west on Illinois Route 104 about 1100 East Road. The vehicle lost control on the ice, snow and or slush-covered roadway. The vehicle went off the roadway and crashed into the guardrail on the north side of the highway. The vehicle was towed and the minor’s passenger was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital with injuries.

 

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

 

30 year old Curtis M. Fuess of Blue Mound was arrested on January 26th for possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, unlawful use of a weapon.  He was also issued citations for driving while license was suspended and possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop. He was transported to the detention center for processing.

 

31 year old Jacob L. Meinders of Windsor was arrested on January 26th for aggravated battery to a peace officer, resisting arrest, aggravated domestic battery, domestic battery, battery, and criminal damage to property.  He was transported to the detention center for processing.

 

47 year old Chad R. Hammond of Shelbyville was arrested on January 27th for violation of bail bond.

 

42 year old Frederick D. Pender of Shelbyville was arrested on January 31st for violation of bail bond.
 

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