Police Blotter

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

 

53 year old Harold L. Friend of Owaneco was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

36 year old Lindsey M. Passoni of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for theft between $10,000 and $100,000.

 

32 year old Ryan D. Cantrell of Decatur was arrested on Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2019 case related to a residential burglary.  Bond was set at $150,000. 

 

33 year old Wade M. Bottoms of Taylorville was arrested on  Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

34 year old Krystal L. Huckstadt of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

47 year old Jason E. Newberry of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

51 year old James R. Lunsford of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

36 year old Sara A. Edwards of Ramsey was arrested on an original arrest warrant for a 2018 charge for possession of methamphetamine.  Bond was set at $7,500.

 

45 year old Stacey E. Karnes of Tower Hill was arrested on Sunday for aggravated battery. 

 

40 year old Matthew Burries of Pana was arrested on Monday on an original arrest warrant for a 2019 charge related to failing to report a change of address.  Bond was set at $60,000.

 

32 year old WIlliam D. Thomas of Pana was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine and unlawful use of a weapon.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s office responded to a vehicle accident on Thursday evening.69 year old J. M. Hopper of Rochester was headed northbound on County Road 22, a deer ran into the path of Hopper’s vehicle.  Hopper struck the deer causing front end damage. No injuries were reported.

 

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

 

47 year old Dennis L. Bertoni of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday for driving suspended.

 

34 year old Krystal L. Huckstadt of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine and failure to report a change of address/sex offender.

 

33 year old Wade M. Bottoms of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine and failure to report a change of address/sex offender.

 

47 year old Jason E. Newberry of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

51 year old James R. Lunsford of Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver, and extortion.

 

53 year old Harold L. Friend of Owaneco was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine.

 

33 year old William D. Thomas of Pana was arrested on Friday for possession of methamphetamine and unlawful use of a weapon.

 

18 year old Wyatt L. Cain was arrested on Sunday and issued a city ordinance for illegal consumption of alcohol to a minor.

 

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

 

There were 9 EMS calls between 9 on Friday morning and 9 on Monday Morning.
 

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