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Franklin County Sheriff’s Report

BENTON – The following information was released by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, Sept. 13, 2021.

9-8-21 Gary D. Key Jr. age 40 of Mulkeytown was ticketed for speeding.
9-9-21 James T. Boguskie age 27 of Zeigler was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving while license suspended.
9-9-21 Benjamin R. Howard age 39 of Labelle, FL was arrested for animal confinement in a motor vehicle.
9-10-21 Chloe S. Baez age 27 of Carbondale was arrested for obstructing a Peace Officer and criminal trespass to property.
9-10-21 Franklin D. Kirk age 53 of Herrin was ticketed for violation of classification.
9-10-21 Christal L. Tucker age 36 of Christopher was arrested for a failure to appear warrant for possession of methamphetamine. She was also charged with obstructing justice, bringing or possessing contraband in a penal institution, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

9-7-21 Brandy L. Simmons-Sieveking age 27 of West Frankfort. Failure to appear for driving while license suspended.
9-8-21 Chekoda W. Frick age 35 of West Frankfort. Three counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance.
9-9-21 Lawrence C. Hamby age 48 of Mt. Vernon. Failure to appear for violation of an order of protection.
9-10-21 Jennifer K. Gifford age 39 of Sesser. Failure to appear for driving while license suspended.

The public is reminded that all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff David L. Bartoni