Police Blotter

Area Arrests/Accidents 3-2-16

On Wednesday, the Christian County Sheriff’s Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio:


24 year-old Christian E. Crowder of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday for criminal damage to property, and battery. Bond was set at $10,000.


43 year-old Darlene M. Miller of Blue Mound was arrested on Wednesday on an original arrest warrant for driving under the influence.


37 year-old David E. Fisher of Mt. Auburn was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for driving under the influence. Bond was set at $10,000.




22 year-old Lacey N. Kuntzman was driving a 2014 Ford Focus, heading southbound on County Highway 22. At approximately 2925 North, a deer collided with the passenger side of her Ford Focus in the roadway. No injuries were reported. The accident occurred on February 28 at 6:44 p.m.


On Wednesday, the Taylorville Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio:

Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Adams Street and Shumway Street in reference to an accident. 89 year-old Harry D. Garren of Taylorville was driving a 2002 Ford F-150 westbound on Adams Street. He stopped at the intersection and entered the intersection after stopping. His vehicle was struck in the intersection by 26 year-old Michael L. Droke, who was driving a 2016 Hyundai 4-Door and made contact with Garren’s Ford pickup on the passenger side rear wheel and truck bed. Garren’s vehicle spun off the roadway and stopped on the side walk of Adams Street. Droke’s Hyundai’s front bumper was ripped off. No injuries were reported. The accident occurred on February 27 at 11:00 p.m. Droke was cited for failure to yield at an intersection and uninsured vehicle.

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