Police Blotter

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/31/22

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

 

05-26-22 Scott Woods was traveling on US Route 51 in Assumption township when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. No tow.

 

05-27-22 Carol Buerk was traveling on north on IL Route 29 in Locust township when she struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. No tow.

 

05-28-22 Jaclyn Harris and Kathy Ebert were traveling on Leafland in Assumption when Harris bumped into the back of Eberts vehicle at the stop sign. Ebert was transported to the hospital. No vehicles needed towed.

 

05-28-22 Sandra Fahl was traveling southeast on 6th Street in Morrisonville in a side by side ATU. Fahl braked to hard at the intersection causing the side by side to roll onto the driver’s side. Fahl and middle passenger were transported to the hospital. The left side passenger refused treatment and the vehicle was able to be driven from the scene.

 

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

 

5/26/22

 

Kristopher K. Blankenship, age 42, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

5/28/22
Jack D. Fixsal, age 27, of Morrisonville was arrested for DUI.

 

Jacob A. Bright, age 26, of Taylorville was arrested Driving while Revoked. 

 

5/30/22
Ashely N. Lowis, age 37, of Morrisonville was arrested for Driving while License Suspended. 

 

Adam G. Brachear, age 35, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant. 

 

Taylorville Police responded to a vehicle accident on May 27th at 8:49 AM on Madison and Main Cross.  Barbara Waddell of Taylorville was heading south on Madison Street. Patricia Parkson of Taylorville was headed east on Main Cross Street.  According to Police, Waddell failed to yield at the intersection and struck Parkison in the drivers side door.  Waddell received a citation.  Parkson was taken to TMH for her injuries. 

 

Taylorville Police also responded to a vehicle accident on May 22nd at 5:22 PM on West Springfield Road. A vehicle visited the drive-thru window of LP Coffee and Creamery and struck the awning canopy above the drive-thru window causing considerable deformation of the structure.  The driver was an unidentified male driving a silver 2000's era Dodge Pickup towing a white enclosed trailer.  

 

 

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/27/22

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

 

05-25-22 Terrence Gilford 43 was arrested by Kincaid PD for possession of meth.

 

05-25-22 Gary Foreman 38 was arrested by CCSO for obstructing an officer and on a failure to appear for aggravated battery.

 

05-25-22 Nicholas Stanley 34 was arrested by TPD for violating an order of protection.

 

05-25-22 Robert Abberley 52 was arrested by Pana PD on a failure to appear for criminal damage to property.

 

05-25-22 Cale Sexson was arrested by TPD on a failure to appear for aggravated battery and theft.

 

05-26-22 Kristopher Blankenship was arrested by TPD on a failure to appear for possession of meth and driving on suspended license.

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/26/22

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

 

05-25-22 Nicholas Stanley 34 was arrested by TPD for violating an order of protection.

 

05-21-22 Christopher Maltby was traveling East on 1700 North Rd in Taylorville township when he fell asleep and collided with the East ditch and stopped in the field. Maltby was transported to the hospital and the vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

05-21-22 Jonathan Book was traveling East on IL Route 48 in Ricks township when he fell asleep and left the roadway. Book collided with the east ditch. Book and the passenger were transported from the scene by ambulance. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

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


Cale R. Sexon, age 39, of Taylorville was arrested for a Warrant.

 

A Juvenile male, age 15 of Taylorville was arrested for Aggravated Assault.

 

Nicholas L. Stanley, age 34, of Harvel Illinois was arrested for Violation of Order of Protection.
 

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/25/22

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

 

05-24-22 Roy Bates 41 was arrested by Pana PD  for domestic battery.

 

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

 

5/24/22

 

James B. Middleton, age 24, of Taylorville was arrested for Driving While License Suspended.

 

Taylorville Police responded to a vehicle crash on March 30th at Washington and Wilson Street. Jorge Ortega of Taylorville was traveling south on Washington Street and Emily Tylman of Springfield was traveling east on Wilson Street.  Ortega failed to stop at the stop sign and entered into the intersection as Tylman's vehicle as she was entering the intersection,  Tylman struck the side of Ortega.  No injuries were reported.

 

A minor was involved in a vehicle accident on May 20th. Robert E. Fox was heading north and was struck by a minor from Taylorville who failed to yield.  Fox then proceeded north and struck a hand railing and steps on the outside of the house. No injuries were reported. 

 

 

 

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/23/22

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

 

5/19/2022

 

A Juvenile male, age 17, of Springfield was arrested for Driving While License Suspended.

 

5/20/2022 

 

Marcy A. Calandro, age 60, of Taylorville was arrested for Retail Theft.

 

Adam G. Brachear, age 35, of Taylorville was arrested for an active Warrant.

 

Alexis I. Givens, age 41, of Taylorville was arrested for an active Warrant

 

5/21/22

 

Stephon B. Little, age 36, of Springfield was arrested for Several Gun and Felony Violations. 
 

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/19/22

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

 

05-18-22 Christian Crowder 31 was arrested by TPD for arson.

 

05-18-22 A minor and Bradley Badman were involved in a traffic crash in King township. Bethard failed to yield to Badman at the intersection of 200 E Rd and 300 N Rd and the minor struck Badman. Badman continued south from the intersection and came to a stop in the ditch. Both vehicles were towed from the scene and Badman was airlifted to the hospital.

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/18/22

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

 

05-17-22 Trisha Weakley 37 was arrested by Macon County on a failure to appear for possession of meth.

 

05-17-22 Douglas Manuel 30 was arrested by Pana PD on a failure to appear for theft.

 

05-17-22 Alexis Rosa 24 was arrested by TPD for controlled substance trafficking and causing a child to be endangered.

 

05-17-22 Marissa Tennant 30 was arrested by TPD for possession of a controlled substance, armed violence, causing a child to be endangered, permit unlawful use of a building and possession with intent to deliver.

 

05-17-22 Thomas Painter 24  was arrested by TPD for possession of a controlled substance, armed violence, causing a child to be endangered, permit unlawful use of a building and possession with intent to deliver.

 

05-16-22 Josh Raker was traveling eastbound on IL Route 16  in Pana township when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

05-17-22 Michael Jones and Nadine Williams were traveling on Spresser St. in Taylorville when Jones rear ended Williams. No injuries. Williams’s vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

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


Aubrey D. Smith, age 56, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

Marissa N. Tennant, age 30, of Taylorville was arrested for possession with Intent, and Armed violence.

 

Alexis N. Rosa, age 22, of Springfield was arrested for Delivery and Child Endangerment.

 

Thomas L. Painter, age 24, of Taylorville was arrested for Armed Violence and Delivery with Intent. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on May 14th.  A vehicle that was owned by Deborah A. Gartshore of Wheaton, IL was parked at 809 Samuel Street. A vehicle driven by a minor was backing out of the driveway at 808 Samuel Street and struck Gartshore's parked car.  The minor left the scene but the incident was caught on camera and they were located and issued two citations. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department responded to a vehicle accident on May 13th. A vehicle driven by Shawn Kail of Taylorville traveled eastbound on E. Poplar Street at the intersection of N. Shawnee Street.  Ashton Cruse of Taylorville traveled northbound on Shawnee Street.  Kail stated he stopped at the stop sign and then proceed through.  He stated the A-pillar on the passenger side of his vehicle obstructed his view and he did not see Cruse in the intersection and the two vehicles struck.  No injuries were reported. Kail received a citation. 

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/16/22

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

 

05-14-22 Jason Clements 37 was arrested by Kincaid PD for phone harassment.

 

05-14-22 Bradley Gensler 36 was arrested by Kincaid PD for possession of a controlled substance.

 

05-14-22 Brittany Spencer 25 was arrested by Kincaid PD for possession of a controlled substance.

 

5-15-22 Derek Massey 31 was arrested by CCSO on a failure to appear for aggravated domestic battery.

 

05-15-22 Justin Sherman 40 was arrested by CCSO for driving on suspended/revoked license.

 

5-16-22 Dakota Grandfield 25 was arrested by Pana PD on a failure to appear for battery.

 

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

 

5/13/2022
Jeffrey R. Crane, age 39, of Taylorville, was arrested for Battery.

 

Joseph Sherman, age 27, of Taylorville was arrested for Driving While License Suspended.

 

Carlee J. Beeson, age 34, of Pana was arrested for Retail Theft.

 

Candis M. Beeson, age 39, of Pana was arrested for Retail Theft.

 

5/14/2022

 

Tameka M. Holmes, age 22, of Kincaid was arrested for Criminal Damage to Property.

 

On May 9th, Taylorville Police responded to the 1100 Block of East 1500 North Road in Taylorville Anita R. Lucas of Kincaid was exiting the Car Wash City Parking Lot onto Illinois Route 104 (1500 North Road) Lucas stated she waited for a couple of vehicles to travel in front of her and then exited the parking lot and struck a minor from Kincaid with the front end of her vehicle.  Lucas told police she thought the minor was speeding. The minor stated they were traveling eastbound on Illinois Route 104 and Lucas pulled out from the parking lot and struck the passenger side of their vehicle. They stated that they saw Lucas pulling out and attempted to avoid the collision but were unable to. No injuries were reported. 

 

On May 12th, TPD responded to a vehicle crash on Cheney. Mary Lynch of Kincaid was headed north on Cheney approaching Brett A. Merciel of Taylorville who was stopped at a red light.  Lynch struck the rear of Merciel's vehicle.  No injuries were reported and no citations were given.

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/11/22

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

 

05-10-22  Michelle Dixon 28 was arrested by Sangamon County on a failure to appear for possession of meth.

 

05-10-22 Brittany Hill 35 was arrested by TPD for aggravated arson.

 

05-10-22 Emily Peacock was traveling north on 600 East Rd. in South Fork township when she crossed into the southbound lane and collided with the west ditch. The vehicle was towed from the scene. No injuries.

 

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/09/22

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

 

05-06-22 Matthew Kuhns 35 was arrested by TPD for possession of meth and meth delivery.
 
05-06-22 Debbie Pfeffer 49 was arrested by Assumption PD for a violation of a bond condition.

 

05-06-22 Chad Mckittrick 47 was arrested by Pana PD for possession of a controlled substance and possession of meth.

 

05-07-22 Joshua Wells 31 was arrested by Kincaid PD for meth delivery.

 

05-07-22 David Moma 30 was arrested by TPD for disorderly conduct.

 

04-16-22 Brian Jaeger was  leaving the County 5 Bar when he struck a parked unoccupied vehicle belonging to Ashton Scott. No injuries. No tow.

 

05-05-22 Tommy Flatt and Kathy Smith were involved in a traffic crash in Pana township. Smith was stopped in traffic when Flatt failed to stop and struck the back of Smith’s vehicle. Smith was taken to the hospital. No tow.

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

 

Matheiu L. Kuhns, age 35, of Taylorville, was arrested on Friday for Methamphetamine delivery less than 5 grams. 

 

Victor M. Lara-Orozco, age 36, of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday for Disorderly Conduct.


David W. Moma, age 30, of Taylorville, was arrested on Saturday for Disorderly Conduct

Area Arrests And Accidents 05/05/22

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

 

04-28-22 Jacob Snow 22 was arrested by Pana PD for domestic battery.

 

04-29-22 Brandie Dailey 45 was arrested by TPD for possession of meth and meth delivery.

 

04-29-22 Billy Brown 41 was arrested by Kincaid PD for meth delivery.

 

04-30-22 Daniel Fernandez 38 was arrested by Morrisonville PD for speeding, driving with suspended license and reckless driving.

 

05-01-22 Matthew Morrissey 35 was arrested by CCSO for aggravated domestic battery.

 

05-02-22 Justin Bright 35 was arrested by CCSO for criminal damage to government property.

 

05-02-22 Joshua Declerck 39 was arrested by CCSO for possession of contraband in penal intuition.

 

05-03-22 Michael Hamilton 44 was arrested by Sangamon county on a failure to appear warrant for driving on revoked license.

 

05-03-22 Hayley Hull 28 was arrested by TPD on a failure to appear for driving on a suspended license.

 

05-03-22  Richard Shivers 48 was arrested by TPD on a failure to appear for possession of meth.

 

05-03-22 Nathan Redman 33 was arrested by Kincaid PD for theft.

 

05-04-22 Christopher Burton 30 was arrested by CCSO for aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

 

05-04-22 Jacob Durbin 31 was arrested by Pana PD for possession of meth.

 

05-04-22 Cedrick Pates 33 was arrested by Sangamon county on a failure to appear for meth delivery.

 

05-05-22 Jacob Durbin 31 was arrested by Pana PD on a failure to appear for possession of meth.

 

04-27-22 Jesse Daniels was traveling south on IL Route 29 in Taylorville when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. No tow.

 

04-28-22 Shane Coy was traveling south on IL Route 51 in Assumption township when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

04-28-22 Vanessa Friesland was traveling east on 1800 North Road in Stonington township when she traveled through the intersection and came to rest after striking a ditch embankment on the east side of 1800 East Road. The driver was towed from the scene and transported to the hospital.

 

04-30-22 Tucker Long was traveling east on 1500 North Road in Prairieton township when failed to negotiate the jog in the road and landed in the ditch. The steepness of the ditch embankment caused the vehicle to turn over. The driver and the passenger were transported to the hospital and the vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

05-02-22 Leila Wheeler and Matti Lawyer were involved in a traffic crash. Wheeler was backing out of a driveway on Franklin Street in Taylorville when she backed into Lawyer’s passenger side door. No injuries. No tow.

 

05-02-22 Katelyn Banister was traveling south on IL Route 48 in Bear Creek township when she struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

05-03-22 Jon Mahan was traveling west on 900 North Road in Locust township when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries. No tow.

 

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

 

Justin M. Bright, age 35, of Taylorville, was arrested on May 2nd for a Warrant.

 

Hayley N. Hull, age 28, of Palmer IL, was arrested on May 3rd for a Warrant.

 

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