Police Blotter

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

 

36 year old John M. Daugherty of Oakwood, Texas was arrested on Friday for a counterfeit license. Bond was set at $1,500.

 

23 year old Jana L. Melton of Filmore was arrested on Friday for reckless driving. Bond was set at $1,500.

 

23 year old Crystal E. Durham of Herrick was arrested on Sunday on a bond forfeiture warrant for DUI and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond was set at $5,000.

 
 

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

 

31 year old Jacob C. Krouse of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for driving with a suspended license.

 

44 year old Roger A. Hall of Taylorville was arrested on Friday for use of an intoxicating compound.

 
 

ACCIDENTS:

 

52 year old Harry A. Burton of Chicago Ridge was southbound on US Route 51. At the intersection of Township Road 500 North, Burton drove off the roadway to the west, overcorrected, and came back across the roadway. Burten’s vehicle then skidded off the roadway to the east, overturned, and came to rest in a plowed field on the units left side. No injuries were reported.

 

On 11/20/16 57 year old John P. Barry of Taylorville was traveling eastbound on IL Rt 104 through the village of Kincaid. Barry was approaching the north intersecting road of Market Street. 29 year old Krista R. Simpson of Taylorville had traveled south on Market Street and stopped at the stop sign with the intersection of IL Rt 104. As Barry was passing Market Street, Simpson struck Barry. Simpson’s vehicle received front passenger side damage, and Barry’s vehicle received rear drivers side damage.

 
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