BENTON – Click here to see the Franklin County Sheriff’s Report that was released on Monday, September 14, 2020.
HERRIN – The Herrin Police Department released the following information on Monday, September 14, 2020. Alan E. Miller Age 33 From: Herrin, IL Arrested on 08-31-2020 for criminal trespass. Miller was released on a notice to appear. Lucas Deon Blessing Age 24 From: Herrin, IL Arrested on 09-01-2020 for driving while suspended, operation of vehicle
MT. VERNON – IDOT says starting today, weather permitting, work will begin on I-57 two miles north of Mount Vernon to two miles south of Dix so a contractor can complete patching, milling and resurfacing operations. This work is expected to take two months. Traffic will be down to one lane so work can be
MT. VERNON – Mt. Vernon police officers responded just before 4:30 Sunday afternoon on a report of shots being fired from a vehicle in the area of 19th and Perkins. One vehicle was reportedly struck by the gunfire but there were no reports of injuries. Additional information indicated a witness to the incident was following
CARMI – A Chicago man was arrested on a drug charge and a few arrest warrants following a traffic stop by Carmi Police just after noon Friday in Carmi. According to Carmi Police, 31-year-old Larry R. Tyree was a passenger in the vehicle that was stopped on Third Street just off of Centerville Road. Tyree
CARMI – Three people were involved in a crash involving a car and a semi Monday afternoon in White County. According to Illinois State Police a semi with a trailer driven by 46-year-old Kenneth E. Helton of Shobonier was traveling eastbound in the right lane on I-64 near milepost 128 as a car driven by
MT. VERNON – On Monday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests. Twenty-nine-year-old Anna Fairchild from Mt. Vernon was arrested Friday by Mt. Vernon Police for Residential Burglary. Thirty-five-year-old Christopher McCall of Mt. Vernon was arrested Friday by the Mt. Vernon Police Department for Residential Burglary. Forty-two-year-old Jerrod Stroud of Bonnie was arrested