Police Blotter

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

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Thursday morning 50-year-old Edward J. Dodwell of Decatur and 26-year-old Wesley J. Moore of Aledo were traveling east and west on Township Road 2300 N. The vehicles touched each other’s mirrors on their trucks damaging the mirror on Moore’s vehicle. No injuries were reported.

 

52-year-old Troy S. Sims reported to the Sheriff’s Office that he hit a deer on Thursday evening on Route 29 3/10 of a mile north of 800 North Road. No injuries were reported.

 

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle accident on Monday afternoon. 36-year-old Michael A. Altervogt of Auburn was traveling northeast on Illinois Route 48 when he hit a patch of ice on the roadway at 1700 East Road. Altervogt then lost control of the semi-truck and trailer leaving the roadway to the right. The vehicle then hit a culvert that is under 1700 East Road. The driver reported no injuries.


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

 

35-year-old Jacob L. Kirchhoff of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and endangering the welfare of a minor.

 

30-year-old Samantha J. Abbott of Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and endangering the welfare of a minor.

 
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