CAIRO – The Illinois State Police (ISP) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) officials announced Friday the arrest and additional charges of 66-year-old Mary A. Davis of Cairo for 5 counts of first-degree murder. In May of 2018, ISP DCI Investigators initiated an investigation into the homicide of 63-year-old Tomie Edwards of Cairo whose body was
CAIRO – The Illinois State Police Division of Criminal Investigation– Zone 7 recently arrested 86-year-old Ronald E. Diggs of Cairo for Possession of Child Pornography. No additional information is being released regarding this case. If anyone has any information regarding this case, please contact the Illinois State Police District 13 at 618-542-2171 Ext 1207.
MCLEANSBORO – Two people were involved in a single-vehicle injury crash in Hamilton County Friday morning. According to Illinois State Police, a car was traveling south on Illinois 142 just south of County Road 400 North just before 8 a.m. when for an unknown reason, the driver – a 15-year-old girl from McLeansboro – left
HARRISBURG – Alcohol played a factor in a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Saline County. According to Illinois State Police, a pickup truck – driven by a 17-year-old Galatia boy – was traveling north on Mt. Moriah Road a half-mile north of Land Road when he failed to negotiate a curve, ran off the
MARION – The Marion Police Department released the following information on Thursday, September 10, 2020. Ken Harris, 27, of Marion was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Disregarding a Stop Sign and Improper Lane Usage in the area of Russell Street and Longstreet on September 3, 2020. Stephanie Garland, 32, of Marion was
WEST VIENNA – IDOT says starting Wednesday, bridge repairs will begin on the structure carrying Illinois 37 over the Cache River just south of West Vienna. This mean lane closures will be in place starting at 7 a.m. Traffic will be down to one lane and controlled by signals. Bridge repairs should be completed by
CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police are investigating a report of shots fired that allegedly happened in the 300 block of East Birch Street just before 12:30 Thursday morning. According to a press release, officers learned that an unknown suspect or suspects fired shots in the area which struck a home in the 300 block of East