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McLeansboro Man Sentenced to IDOC for Possessing Meth

CARMI – A McLeansboro man was sentenced in White County Court in Carmi Monday to the Illinois Department of Corrections for Possession of Methamphetamine – a Class 3 felony. According to White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud, 36-year-old Floyd D. Hargrave was sentenced to five years in IDOC on the charge and will serve one

Marion Police Report

MARION – The following information was released by the Marion Police Department on Monday, May 23, 2022. Kari Rogers, 37, of Marion has been arrested for Possession of Methamphetamines in the area of W. Enterprise Way and N. Bentley St. on May 18, 2022. Brittany Brown, 35, of Huntsville, AL has been arrested for Domestic

Marion Tornado Remembrance Ceremony Set for Sunday

MARION – The City of Marion will hold a remembrance ceremony Sunday to mark the 40th anniversary of the Williamson County tornado. On May 29, 1982, a deadly F4 tornado carved a 17-mile long path across Williamson County. It was on the ground for nearly 30 minutes. It claimed 10 lives in Marion, injured 181

Franklin County Sheriff’s Report

BENTON – The following information was released by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, May 23, 2022. 5-11-22 Daniel E. Hertz, age 39, of Southgate, MI was ticketed for operating an uninsured motor vehicle.5-14-22 Matthew A. Mick, age 45, of Dowell was ticketed for no valid registration and violation of classification.5-17-22 Clinton R. Burroughs,

Metropolis Police Report

METROPOLIS – The Metropolis Police Department released the following information on Monday, May 23, 2022. May 15, 2022 Metropolis Officers were called to a domestic disturbance report. Officers were informed by the victim that she was choked and pushed by Edward l. Smith, 62, Metropolis inside their residence. Smith was arrested and charged with Domestic

Herrin Police Report

HERRIN – The following information was released by the Herrin Police Department on Monday, May 23, 2022. Brian E. Bell Age 40From: Herrin, ILArrested on 05-10-22 for driving while suspended and operating uninsured motor vehicle. Victor A. Bloodworth Age 64From: Marion, ILArrested on 05-10-22 for no valid driver’s license and operating uninsured motor vehicle. Allen

ISP Arrest Marion Man Following Sexual Abuse Investigation

MARION – A Marion man has been arrested on two counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse – a Class 1 felony – and one count of Unlawful Restraint – a Class 4 felony – following a sexual abuse investigation. Illinois State Police announced Sunday that 41-year-old Christopher L. Sollers was arrested Friday afternoon by ISP