Police Blotter

On Wednesday the Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News.


56 year old Mary P. Hobbs of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a pair of bond forfeiture warrants for issuances of warrants.


On Wednesday the Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News.


29 year old Brittannie N. Baker of Cowden was arrested on Wednesday for retail theft.




18 year old Cody E. Walker of Kincaid was traveling northbound on County Highway 5, 600 East Road. Walker lost control of the vehicle traveling off the roadway to the right. Walker then over corrected and went off the roadway to the left into the west ditch. Walker turned back to the right and traveled into the east ditch facing towards the south east. Walker’s vehicle then rolled and came to a stop about 400 feet after losing control.


Walker was the only occupant in the vehicle, and was ejected from the vehicle during the accident, and landed on the north side of the vehicle. Walker was treated by Dunns Ambulance, and taken to St. Johns Hospital.


53 year old Terry E. Babbs of Kincaid was traveling westbound on IL Rt. 104 approximately ¼ of a mile northwest of 900 east road when a deer entered the roadway. U1 stated that he was unable to avoid striking the deer. No injuries were reported at the time of the accident.

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