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August 26, 2011

 

Jail Population: 60

Summons Served: 4

Warrant Arrests: 2

 

 

August 27, 2011

 

Jail Population: 61

Summons Served: 3

Warrant Arrests: 0

 

 

August 28, 2011

 

Jail Population: 63

Summons Served: 3

Warrant Arrests: 1

 

James Filey, 31, Clinton, was arrested on a Macon County Warrant charging him with Failure to Appear and Failure to Pay. Filey posted the necessary bond and was released.

 

Darren Cole, 40, Clinton, was arrested on a DeWitt County Warrant charging him with Failure to Appear. Cole posted the necessary bond and was released.

 

Matthew Mahan, 29, Warrensburg, was arrested on a DeWitt County Warrant charging him with Failure to Appear. Mahan posted the necessary bond and was released.

 

Alec Palmer, 21, Bloomingdale, was issued a citation for Speeding (85 mph in a 65 mph zone). Palmer posted his Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

Michael Kochniarczyk, 51, Geneva, was issued a citation for Speeding (64 mph in a 45 mph zone). Kochniarczyk posted the necessary bond and was released.

 

Tyler Gaherty, 24, Farmer City, was issued a citation on May 30th for Driving Under Influence. Gaherty was issued a Notice to Appear and released.

 

Jacob McCauley, 22, Kenney, was issued two citations for Driving Under Influence. McCauley was issued a Notice to Appear and released.

 

Randall Stalter, 57, Champaign, was issued a citation for Speeding (73 mph in a 55 mph zone). Stalter posted his Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

Richard Moore, 64, Clinton, was issued a citation for Improper Lane Usage – Violated Median. Moore posted his Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

Investigation into the scene of an accident, which occurred at approximately 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2011, revealed that a vehicle driven by Lyndsey Peek, 26, Clinton and a vehicle driven by Michael Kardas, 32, Normal were traveling south on US Highway 51 near the intersection of US Bus. 51. Kardas was in the turn lane to turn onto US Bus. 51 when Peek collided with Kardas when her car was to far over towards the turn lane. No one was injured and Peek was issued a citation for Improper Lane Usage – Laned Roadways. Peek posted the necessary bond and was released.

 

Investigation into the scene of an accident, which occurred at approximately 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2011, revealed that a vehicle driven by George Moyer, 66, Decatur, was westbound on Ospur Road at Locust Road. According to witnesses Moyer was traveling 50 to 60 mph ahead of a group of motorcycles. Moyer failed to negotiate the curve and drove off the road into a cornfield where the vehicle fell over on him. Both Moyer and his passenger were taken by Ambulance to Decatur Memorial Hospital. Moyer was issued citations for Improper Lane Usage/Driving on the Shoulder, Failure to Reduce Speed/Accident, and Under the Influence of Alcohol. Moyer was issued a notice to appear.

 

Scott Pond, 44, Decatur, was issued a citation for Speeding (70 mph in a 55 mph zone) and Operating Uninsured Vehicle. Pond posted his Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

Sara Stokes, 29, Bethany, was issued a citation for Speeding (60 mph in a 45 mph zone). Stokes was issued a Notice to Appear and released.

 

Rylie Van Valey, 19, Clinton, was issued a citation for Speeding (72 mph in a 55 mph zone). Van Valley posted her Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

Mitchell Bachtold, 16, Forsyth, was issued a citation for GDL – Unlawful Number of Passengers. Bachtold posted his Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

Glodeana Ryan, 66, Weldon, was issued a citation for Speeding (78 mph in a 55 mph zone). Ryan posted her Illinois Driver’s License as bond and was released.

 

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

 

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