Police Blotter

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

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office was informed of a vehicle accident on the morning of October 26th. 28-year-old Justin L. Witty of Kincaid reported that he hit a deer at 600 E Road near 1800 N Road. No injuries were reported. 

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on October 25th at 6:25 AM. 43 year old Thomas L. Fitzpatrick of Pana was northbound on County Road 2225 East. As Fitzpatrick approached the intersection of 2100 North Road, he failed to reduce speed and drove through the intersection. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a road sign and a utility pole support wire. When Fitzpatrick struck the support wire the impact broke three utility poles to the south of the intersection.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office was informed of a vehicle accident on E 500 North Road. 31 year old Robert H. Wolfe of Morrisonville was eastbound on County Road 10 and stated that as soon as he went through the bridge east of Morrisonville, a deer ran into the roadway and he was unable to avoid hitting it. 

 

33 year old Gregory A. Jones of Nokomis was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2017 possession of methamphetamine charge from 2017. Bond was set at $15,000.

 

44 year old Erin L. Evans of Nokomis was arrested on Tuesday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2018 charge of obstructing identification. Bond was set at $1,500.

 

23 year old Brett S. Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a 2012 contempt of court charge. Bond was set at $100. 

 

35 year old Jerald A. Buerk of Pana was arrested on Monday on a bond forfeiture warrant for a  2017 charge for unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon.  Bond was set at $500,000. 

 

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

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on October 26th. 84 year old Marilyn Y. Fisher of Taylorville proceeded to make a left turn from a stop sign, and head north on Webster Street from West John Street. A vehicle driven by 50 year old Diana L Bravi of Taylorville was headed down Webster and struck Fisher’s vehicle.  Fisher was given a citation. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on October 30th.44 year old Tamithy R. Kater of Stonington was stopped in traffic and reached down to retrieve a key she dropped on the floorboard. The vehicle rolled forward and hit 18 year old Tommy R. Mollet Jr of Owanaco which caused that vehicle to roll forward striking 67 year old Richard E. Schoonover. All three vehicles were damaged. No injuries were reported. Kater received a citation. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle crash on November 1st. 30 year old Cassandra M. Peat of Tovey was westbound on Wilson. 11/01 Tyler L. Foster of Kincaid was eastbound on Wilson looking to turn left onto Washington. Foster failed to yield causing Peat to strike Foster. No injuries were reported. Foster received a citation.

 

50 year old Jeffery S. Boggs was arrested on Monday for driving suspended and driving suspended license plates. He was released and given a notice to appear.

 

61 year old William E. Dixon of Taylorville was arrested on a warrant.

 

30 year old Elizabeth Myers of Taylorville was arrested for driving suspended.
 

 
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