April 20, 2014
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Beardstown Police report:
Warrants:
An arrest warrant was received for Ronald L. Meredith on a charge of failure to pay or appear on charges of burglary, possession of a controlled substance, and driving while license revoked. Meredith was arrested Oct. 11
An arrest warrant was received for Diamond D. Clark on a charge of failure to pay or appear on charges of no insurance and operating a vehicle while registration suspended. Clark was arrested.
Theft:
Francisco Cortes-Cortes was cited for theft of state supported property (a yield sign) and possession of less than 2.5 grams of cannabis on Oct. 6 at 2:45 a.m. at 4th and Lafayette. Cortes-Cortes was arrested and held without bond in the Schuyler County Jail and given notice to appear in court Nov. 18.
Adam S. McCombs of Rushville was cited for theft of lost or mislaid property on Oct. 1 at 5:42 p.m. at 8th and Canal and was given notice to appear in court Oct. 28.
Traffic Offenses:
Maria Elizabeth Garcia was cited for operating an uninsured vehicle and failure to yield on Oct. 9 at 10:14 a.m. at Rte. 125 and Boulevard Rd. and was given notice to appear in court Oct. 22.
Jean Carlos Ramirez was cited for no valid driver’s license on Sept. 30 at 12:14 p.m. at 12th and Edwards and was given notice to appear in court Oct. 22.
Melvin M. Heckman of Plainfield was cited for speeding 42 mph in a 25 mph zone on Oct. 13 in the 900 block of Grand Ave.
Accidents:
A traffic accident occurred Sept. 28 in the 400 block of Lafayette Ave. involving vehicles driven by Beverly J. Carlock of Bluff Springs and Peggy J. Dobey. Dobey was treated at the scene for an injury and released.
A traffic accident occurred Oct. 4 at Rte. 67 and Plaza Dr. involving vehicles driven by Amanda K. Jones of Beardstown and Amanda J. Hancock of Granite City.
A traffic accident occurred Oct. 7 involving vehicles driven by Jesus M. Ortega and Alejandro Duran Lopez.
A traffic accident occurred Oct. 6 at 8th and State involving vehicles driven by a 16-yr. old juvenile from Virginia and Vicki A. Taylor of Beardstown. The juvenile was cited for failure to yield.
Ordinance violations:
Joshua A. Dennis was cited for an open container of alcohol in violation of the Beardstown City Code on Oct. 4 at 2:30 a.m. at 9th and Arenz and was fined $75
Sheriff’s report
DUI:
Joshua A. Birdsell of Jacksonville was arrested for two counts DUI, driving while license revoked, and violation of license classification on Sept. 23.
Chance Michal Newingham of Beardstown was arrested for DUI on Sept. 23.
Traffic Offenses:
Francisco Cortes-Cortes of Beardstown was arrested for driving while license revoked and violation of license classification Sept. 26.
Phillip A. Borgman of Springfield was arrested for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and illegal transportation of alcohol Sept. 23.
Aimee Bazola Ngiengu of Beardstown was cited for operating an uninsured motor vehicle Sept. 27.
Kenneth Bradley White of Jacksonville was arrested for disobeying a traffic control device on Sept. 27.
Accidents:
A traffic accident occurred on Sept. 30 at 9:21 a.m. at Rte. 125 and Brockhouse Lane involving vehicles driven by Joseph M. Degroot of Beardstown and Carolyn J. Miller of Colchester.
A traffic accident occurred at Rte. 78 and Cox Lane involving a vehicle driven by Elizabeth A. Widloff of West Brooklyn.
A traffic accident occurred on Sept. 25 at 6:22 a.m. at Arenzville Road and St. Peters’ Road involving a vehicle driven by Adam F. Lawson of Jacksonville.
A traffic accident occurred on Sept. 21 at 7:02 p.m. at Arenzville Road and Stock Lane involving a vehicle driven by Eoel S. Hidalgo Garcia of Beardstown.
A traffic accident occurred on Sept. 29 at 12:06 a.m. at Rte. 67 and Edgewood Drive involving a vehicle driven by Zachary E. Frank of Frederick.
A traffic accident occurred on Oct. 2 at 10 p.m. on Rte. 125 when a vehicle driven by Joseph A. McLeod of Virginia struck a deer.