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August 12, 2011

 

Jail Population: 48

Summons Served: 4

Warrant Arrests: 2

 

 

August 13, 2011

 

Jail Population: 51

Summons Served: 2

Warrant Arrests: 1

 

 

August 14, 2011

 

Jail Population: 52

Summons Served: 5

Warrant Arrests: 0

 

 

 

Mathew Starkey, 38, Waynesville, was arrested and charged with Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Starkey remains lodged in the DeWitt County Jail.

 

 

Kaye Thayer, 25, Clinton, was arrested on a DeWitt County Warrant charging her with Failure to Appear. Thayer remains lodged in the DeWitt County Jail.

 

 

Loronzo Davis, 45, Decatur, was arrested on a DeWitt County Warrant charging him with Failure to Appear. Davis remains lodged in the DeWitt County Jail.

 

 

Dakota Browder, 20, Bloomington, was arrested on a DeWitt County Warrant charging him with Failure to Appear. Browder remains lodged in the DeWitt County Jail

 

 

Staci Ballenger, 29, Clinton, was issued a citation for Operating Uninsured Vehicle. Ballenger was issued a Notice to Appear and released.

 

 

Jacob Zogg, 19, Clinton, was issued a citation for Operating Vehicle with Registration Suspended for No Insurance. Zogg was issued a Notice to Appear and released.

 

 

Investigation into the scene of an accident, which occurred at approximately 10:59 p.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2011, revealed that a vehicle driven by Lucas Johnson, 20, Heyworth and a vehicle driven by Kathryn Mollet,32, Argenta were traveling northbound on US Hwy 51 north of the intersection of Illinois. Rt. 54 when a semi in from of Johnson abruptly stopped at the railroad crossing. Johnson braked to avoid striking the semi. Mollet also braked but struck the rear of Johnson’s vehicle. Both drivers were not injured and no citations were issued.

 

 

Investigation into the scene of an accident, which occurred at approximately 2:19 p.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2011, revealed that a vehicle driven by Teresa Hubert, 55, Auburn, was traveling northbound on LeRoy Rd near Prospect Rd. when a truck pulling a flatbed trailer loaded with unsecured wood went by southbound. Wood from the trailer bounced onto the road striking and damaging Hubert’s vehicle. Hubert was not injured. No citations were issued.

 

ALL SUSPECTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL FOUND GUILTY IN A COURT OF LAW.

 

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