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Court appearances Published court appearances reflect the daily 10:00 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard that day. Judge Brad Paisley form the fourth judicial circuit presided over the following cases which were heard on September 23, 2022. Christopher J. Wessling, Y38920, 18CF222.(CRIM SEX ASLT/SUPER VIC 13-17, AGG CRIM SX…

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Court appearances Published court appearances reflect the daily 10:00 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard that day. Judge Brad Paisley form the fourth judicial circuit presided over the following cases which were heard on September 22, 2022. Joshua D. Foil, 22CF153. (AGG BATTERY/GREAT BODILY HARM) Bond date. meeting with…

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Police

Taylorville Police Arrests Sept. 20: Joshua M. Emmerling, 42, Taylorville was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver. Emma J. Oram, 20, Weldon, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver. Christian County Arrests Sept. 21: Justin Sherman, 40, Taylorville, was arrested by deputies for driving with a suspended/revoked license.

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Police

Taylorville Police Arrests Sept. 12: Kellie L. Wingo, 32, Taylorville ,was arrested on an active warrant. Sept. 13: Dean A. Ellis, 25, Taylorville, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and possession of methamphetamine. Jaycie J. Rogers, 22, Pana, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and possession of…

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Courthouse

Court appearances Published court appearances reflect the daily 10:00 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard that day. Judge Brad Paisley form the fourth judicial circuit presided over the following cases which were heard on September 20, 2022. Jaycie J. Rogers, 22CF194(METH DELIVERY/15

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Courthouse

Court appearances Published court appearances reflect the daily 10:00 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard that day. Judge Brad Paisley form the fourth judicial circuit presided over the following cases which were heard on September 19, 2022. Willie F. Johnson, 22CF118 (AGG BATTERY/PEACE OFFICER) Preliminary hearing continued to Dec.…

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Crimestoppers

Information sought in local theft TAYLORVILLE — This week Crimestoppers is seeking in- formation in regards to a theft that occurred in Taylorville. Sometime during the afternoon hours of Monday, Sep- tember 12, 2022, person or persons unknown went on to a property located at 417 West First Street, in Taylorville. While there, the unknown…

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Police/Fire

September 12, 2022 Alexander Seaton and Mark Davis were involved in a traffic crash in Assumption township. Seaton was traveling west on 1300 North road at intersection with 2500 East Rd. Davis was traveling south on 2500 East Rd at the intersection of 1300 North Rd. The intersection is un- marked and Davis entered the intersection…

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Courthouse

Court appearances Published court appearances reflect the daily 10:00 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard that day. Judge Brad Paisley form the fourth judicial circuit presided over the following cases which were heard on September 15, 2022. Dean A. Ellis, 222CF195 (METH DELIVERY/15

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Day 2 of jury deliberations at R. Kelly’s child porn trial

Day 2 of jury deliberations at R. Kelly’s child porn trial CHICAGO (AP) — Jurors are set to begin deliberating for a second day at R. Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago. As they continue Wednesday, they must sort through a month of evidence and arguments on charges accusing the singer of producing child pornography, enticing…

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