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Christian County Arrests Apr. 8: Justin Bland, 49, Pana, arrested on a warrant. Jeffrey Kirk, 40, Springfield, arrested on a warrant. Jeremy Cagle, 45, Virden, arrested on a warrant. Accidents Apr. 2: Vehicles driven by Alvivia Kent, 17, Taylorville and Dawn Zwick, 65, Taylorville were involved in an accident.  The Kent vehicle was turning left…

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Court appearances Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard. Judge Hantla, from the fourth Judicial Circuit presided over the following cases, which were heard April 9, 2024. Lacey J. Austin, 23CF9, 23CF127, 24CF38. (Theft of display merchandise in an amount less than $300;…

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Court appearances Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard. Judge Hantla, from the fourth Judicial Circuit, presided over the following cases, which were heard April 8, 2024. Larry L. Scott, S06656, 17CF194. (Murder with intent to kill or injure/ forty-five years in…

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Taylorville Police Arrests Apr. 2: Willie Jones Jr II, 23, Taylorville, was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Apr. 3: A 15-year-old male juvenile, Taylorville, was arrested for disorderly conduct. Apr. 5: Cody L. Angeli, 33, Taylorville, was arrested for obstruction of justice and a warrant.

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Court appearances Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard. Judge Brad Paisley, Christian County Resident Judge presided over the following cases, which were heard April 5, 2024. Steven D. Leonard, 23CF47, 23CF175. (Aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol; driving with a…

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Court appearances Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard. Judge Brad Paisley, Christian County Resident Judge presided over the following cases, which were heard April 4, 2024. Jacob W. Garrett, 23CF111. (Possession of five or less grams of meth.)the defendant is given…

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Court appearances Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard. Judge Brad Paisley, Christian County Resident Judge presided over the following cases, which were heard April 2, 2024. Sherrie L. Allcorn, 18CF87. (Manufacturing and delivering cocaine to a school, park or public place/charge amended…

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Police

Taylorville Police Arrests Mar. 27: Calvin L. Hayes, 28, Springfield, was arrested on a warrant. Mar. 28: Kyle J. Krouse, 18, Mechanicsburg, was arrested for possession/consumption of liquor by a minor. Xena M. Fisher, 19, Stonington, was arrested for possession/consumption of liquor by a minor. Mar. 29: Brandon L. Moody, 27, Taylorville, was arrested for…

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Accident claims life of Chatham woman Sunday afternoon

EDINBURG — One person was killed and three others injured in a two-vehicle accident at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Mar. 31. According to the Illinois State Police, a passenger in a Chrysler van, Sandra Stauder, 70, of Chatham, died of the injuries she received after being transported to an area hospital. The report indicates the…

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Court appearances Published Court appearances reflect the daily 10 a.m. criminal call and do not necessarily account for all felony proceedings heard. Judge Brad Ade-Harlow, from the fourth Judicial Circuit presided over the following cases, which were heard April 1, 2024. Jeremy J. Beard, 24CF13. (Possession of five or less grams; driving with a revoked…

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