Police Blotter

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/29

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

 

08-25-22 Bobbie Abberley, age 54, of Pana was arrested by Kincaid PD for possession of a controlled substance and possession of meth.

 

08-25-22 Wendy Haycraft, age 35, of Hillsboro was arrested by Montgomery County on a FTA warrant for canc/revoke/suspended regis/IL.

 

08-25-22 Clarence Coghlan, age 66, of Edinburg was arrested by Edinburg PD on a FTA warrant for possession of meth.

 

08-26-22 Logan Gattons, age 19, of Taylorville was arrested by CCSO on a FTA warrant for driving on suspended license.

 

08-26-22 Heaven Miller, age 27, of Taylorville was arrested by CCSO on a FTA warrant for possession of meth.

 

08-28-22 Charles Baker, age 46, of Pana was arrested by Pana PD on a FTA warrant for driving on suspended license.

 

08-28-22 Amisha Anderson, age 32 of Springfield was arrested by CCSO for driving suspended/revoked license.

 

Crashes

 

07-30-22 Heather Jones was traveling north on 900 East Road in Taylorville township just before 1700 North Road when she ran off the roadway. Jones then struck an Ameren utility pole on the east side of the roadway causing major damage to the vehicle and the pole. The vehicle was towed from the scene. No injuries.

 

07-30-22 CCSO was dispatched to the intersection of 150 North Rd. and 1250 East Rd., in Greenwood Township, for a one vehicle accident involving injuries. Jana Leighs had been traveling northbound on 1250 East Road approaching an intersection with 150 North Rd. As Leighs approached the intersection, there was a witness vehicle making a right hand turn to the east off of 1250 East Road. Leighs crossed over the center line and continued through the intersection in attempt to avoid striking the witness vehicle. Leighs then left the roadway and struck a ditch embankment causing the backseat passengers of Leigh’s vehicle to be thrown from the car. Leighs came to a rest along the ditch embankment. The vehicle was towed from the scene and the driver and passengers were taken to hospitals.

 

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

8/26/22

 

Jessie Lacy, age 54, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

8/27/22

 

Alexis I. Givens, age 41 of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

Sheila J. Albright, age 59, of Taylorville was arrested for Criminal Trespass to residence

 

Steven M. Schmedeke, age 64, of Taylorville was arrested for DUI.

 

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/24/22

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

 

08-23-22 Richard Cloe, age 53, of Pana was arrested by Pana PD on a FTA warrant for driving suspended.

 

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

 

Bradley J. Bergschneider, age 27, of Taylorville was arrested for Aggravated Fleeing and Eluding, Reckless Driving, and Driving While License was Suspended.

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/23/22

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

 

Arrests

 

08-22-22 William Dixon, age 64, of Taylorville was arrested by CCSO for possession of meth.

 

08-22-22 Michael Kline, age 39, of Taylorville was arrested by CCSO for meth delivery.

 

Crashes

 

08-21-22 Cory Brust was traveling south on 940 East Road in Taylorville township when he entered the T-intersection at 1320 North Road and failed to slow down and make the turn. Brust crashed into the ditch embankment and hit the T-intersection sign. All passengers were transported by ambulance to hospitals and the vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

08-21-22 Duncan Holshouser was traveling northbound on a  private lane and came upon farm property: grain bins, shed, etc., and used the circle lane to exit the property. Holshouser proceeded around the circle lane in a counter-clockwise direction. As Holshouser was driving through the final curve, he lost control and exited the lane to the east, proceeding into a grassy area. Holshouser slid in the grass, struck a utility power pole and left the property and contacted the proper authorities. No injuries were reported.

 

08-22-22 Amber Pearse was southbound on township road 1700 East in May township when she struck a deer that entered the roadway. No tow. No injuries.

 

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

 

8/17/22
Jackie P. Yates, age 63, of Taylorville was arrested for Violation of Order of Protection.

 

8/18/22
Carl L. Gray, age 36, of Taylorville was arrested for Theft. 

 

8/20/22

 

Georgia E. Ward, age 47, of Taylorville was arrested for Disorderly Conduct.

 

James M. Assad, age 50, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

Brandi R. Hurley, age 27, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

Corey A. Conaway, age 34, of Taylorville was arrested for Driving Under the Influence.

 

Zachary I. Knicley, age 22, of Taylorville was arrested for Domestic Battery.

 

Vivian L. Neff, age 47, of Taylorville was arrested for Burglary.

 

8/21/22
Kelsie M. Bass, age 27, of Nokomis Illinois was arrested for Driving while License Suspended. 

 

Peighton M. Oller, age 20, of Taylorville was arrested for Driving a Vehicle with Suspended Registration. 

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/22/22

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

 

08-18-22 Eric Humes, age 28, of Riverton was arrested by CCSO  for violation of probation or conditional discharge.

 

08-19-22 James Williams, age 20, of Edinburg was arrested by Edinburg PD for aggravated battery to a police officer.

 

08-20-22 Clint Hadden, age 46, of Taylorville was arrested by Kincaid PD for possession of meth.

 

08-21-22 Nathan Livingood, age 34, of Bethany was arrested by Assumption PD for disorderly conduct, aggravated battery to a police officer and resisting/obstructing a police officer.

 

08-22-22 Matthew Strohl, age 34, of Pana was arrested by CCSO for DUI.

 

Crashes

 

08-15-22 Sue Taylor and Zachariah Bolander were involved in a traffic crash in Locust township. Bolander was traveling south on 2000 East Road. Bolander approached 900 North Road and stopped. Bolander then had to advance in the intersection to see around trees and weeds in the ditch. Bolander stated that he was first to the intersection that had no stop or yield signs posted. Bolander advanced through the intersection. Taylor was traveling west bound on 900 North Road. Taylor approached the intersection and failed to yield the right of way. Taylor hit Bolander in the intersection. Taylor’s vehicle was towed from the scene and Taylor was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

 

08-20-22 Evan Champley was traveling south on 1800 east in Locust township just north of 1100 north road. Champley left the roadway on the west side of the road where the vehicle made contact with a culvert. The vehicle crossed the culvert and headed towards the east ditch. The vehicle hit the east ditch and rolled one time. The vehicle came to rest on the roof facing west. Champley was pulling a trailer with a 4-wheeler on it. The trailer and 4-wheeler ended up in the west ditch opposite from the truck. No injuries. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

08-20-22 Donald Enlow Sr. was involved in a traffic crash in Kincaid. Enlow Sr. was backing out of a parking spot in the east parking lot of the Church of God in Kincaid when he struck the parked vehicle.  Enlow Sr. received damage to the rear drivers side of the bumper. The front license plate of the parked car was damaged due to the accident. No injuries. No tow.

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/15/22

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

 

08-13-22 Tully Griham, age 45, of Springfield was arrested by CCSO on a FTA warrant for driving suspended.

 

08-14-22 Nick Shelley, age 48, of Decatur was arrested by CCSO for domestic battery.

 

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

 

8/12/22

 

Jacob D. Hall, age 23, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

Ann L. Stafford, age 52, of Taylorville was arrested for Burglary and Criminal Trespass to Property.

 

Brandie L. Jordan, age 45, of Taylorville was arrested for Improper Use of the 911 Emergency Line.

 

Faith A. Lozier, age 26, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine, Delivery of Methamphetamine, and a Warrant.

 

Donald L. Lozier, age 61, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine and Delivery of Methamphetamine.

 

William E. Simmons, age 32, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant

 

Ruth A. Lozier, age 57, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

Brandi R. Hurley, age 27, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant and for Driving While License Suspended. 

 

8/13/22

 

Garret L. Austin, age 55, of Taylorville was arrested for Disorderly Conduct and Battery.

 

Cheri L. Cott, age 49, of Taylorville was arrested for Retail Theft and Possession of Methamphetamine.

 

Matthew D. Jones, age 45, of Taylorville was arrested for Operating a Vehicle with Suspended Registration. 


8/14/22

 

Gage A. Lopez, age 18, of Auburn was arrested for Illegal Possession of Alcohol by a Minor.

 

A Juvenile male, age 17, of Auburn was arrested for Illegal Possession of Alcohol by a Minor.

 

Nathan T. Ridge, age 18, of Auburn was arrested for Illegal Possession of Alcohol by a Minor.

 

Brandon L. Nossem, age 32, of Taylorville was arrested for Operating a Vehicle with Suspended Registration and Driving while License Revoked. 

 

Mark F. Smith, age 65, of Tower Hill Illinois, was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

 

8/15/22

 

Kendra J. Pope, age 31, of Tower Hill Illinois was arrested for Driving under the Influence.

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/08/22

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

 

08-04-22 Larry Lappin, age 26, of Edinburg was arrested by CCSO for driving with suspended license and DUI.

 

08-04-22 Dakoda Cantrell, age 26, of Pana was arrested by CCSO for meth delivery. 

 

08-05-22 Patrick Weaver, age 65, of Taylorville was arrested by CCSO for criminal trespassing.

 

08-04-22 Larry Lappin and Tammy Brachear were involved in a traffic crash in Stonington. Lappin failed to yield  the right of way for Brachear at the intersection of IL Rt. 48 and 2000 N. The vehicles collided in the intersection. Both vehicles were towed from the scene. Brachear was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

 

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

 

8/05/22
Randall C. Smith, age 51, of Taylorville was arrested for Domestic Battery and Possession of Methamphetamine with intent to deliver. 

 

8/06/22
Denny D. Durbin, age 51, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Obstruction of Justice.

 

Vivian L. Neff, age 47, of Taylorville was arrested for Driving While License Suspended.

 

Suzanne K. Austin, age 49, of Taylorville was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance.

 

8/07/22

 

Steve K. McMahon, age 61, of Taylorville was arrested for Driving Under the Influence. 

Area Arrests and Accidents 8/4/22

Christian County Sheriff’s Office reports the following to Regional Radio News:


08-03-22 Robert Abberley, age 52, of Pana was arrested by Pana PD on a FTA warrant for criminal damage to property.


Taylorville Police Department reports the following to Regional Radio News:

 

Kristin D. House, age 29, of Springfield was arrested for Theft.

Crashes:

 

07-27-22 Officer responded to a motor vehicle accident involving 2 vehicles.
When police arrived on scene, one driver informed officers that the driver of a 1998 Chevy S10, Mitchell Jones, backed out of a parking spot on East Main Cross Street in Taylorville and hit another vehicle. No injuries, no tow. 

 

07-29-22 Ian Stoutenborough was traveling on Route 48 in Stonington when an oncoming vehicle veered into his lane. The mirror of the vehicle struck Stoutenborough’s doors on the driver side. The vehicle continued in the opposite direction never stopping. No injuries. No tow. 

 

07-30-22 The driver of a 2000 Mercedes SUV, Nathan Pinnell, drove northwest on Route 29.  Both units had a green light. Pinnell failed to yield turning left and was struck by the driver of a 2018 Ford Sedan, Rhonda Walters. No injuries and both vehicles drove from the scene. Police issued a citation to Pinnell for failure to yield. 

 

07-30-22 at approximately 10:53 PM, A 2010 Honda Four Door Sedan and a 2013 Chevy Equinox traveled west on East Park Street. The driver of the Equinox, Latarsha Banks, reached the intersection at North Pershing Street and came to a stop, where a temporary traffic control device was present during a period of road maintenance.The driver of the Equinox, Alexandra Albury, failed to stop at the traffic control device, and struck the Honda in the passenger-side portion of the vehicle’s rear bumper. Moderate damage was observed upon both vehicles; both bumpers were cracked at the point of first contact. No injuries, or other collisions, were reported in connection with this incident.


 

Area Arrests And Accidents 08/02/22

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

 

08-01-22 Angela Bourke, age 57, of Rosamond was arrested on a FTA warrant for meth delivery.

 

08-01-22 Michael Morrissey, age 33, of Kincaid was arrested by CCSO for violating an order of protection.

 

Crashes

 

07-30-22 Charles Carron and Mario Bernardini were involved in a traffic crash in Greenwood township. Carron and Bernardini were both traveling northbound on Christian County Highway 1 at approximately 471 N. Bernardini stated he was traveling at approximately 60 mph. Carron was traveling at a higher rate of speed, and struck Bernardini’s vehicle in the rear end. After the collision Carron lost control, went into a ditch on the west side of the road, and overturned. Carron’s vehicle was towed from the scene and both were taken to the hospital.

 

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

 

7/27/22

 

Charles A. Colonius, age 61, of Taylorville was arrested for Retail Theft.

 

Marissa N. Tennant, age 30, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

7/28/22

 

Noel M. Kruse, age 18, of Sullivan Illinois was arrested for Retail Theft and Illegal Consumption of Alcohol by a minor.

 

A Juvenile Female, age 15, of Taylorville was arrested for Retail Theft and Illegal Consumption of Alcohol by a minor.

 

Billi J. Woodruff, age 54, of Taylorville was arrested for Retail Theft.

 

Nicholas D. Harris, age 38, of Taylorville was arrested for Retail Theft and a Warrant.

 

7/29/22

 

Michael E. Reber, age 48, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

7/30/22

 

Jerry W. Riggs, age 38, of Taylorville was arrested on a Warrant.

 

Theodore W. Workman, age 53, of New Berlin Illinois was arrested on a Warrant

 

7/31/22

 

Joshua D. Foil, age 35, of Hillsboro was arrested for Aggravated Battery.

 

8/01/22

 

Layla K. Schuyler, age 26, of Springfield was arrested on a Warrant and for Driving While License Suspended.

 

Thomas O. Karmatzis, age 60, of Decatur was arrested for Retail Theft.

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