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Franklin County Sheriff’s Report

BENTON – The following information was released by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, September 20, 2021.

9-10-21 April L. Williams age 48 of West Frankfort was ticketed for speeding.
9-10-21 Zachary L. Staggs age 20 of Royalton was ticketed for failure to drive on the right side of the roadway.
9-10-21 Ryan L. Beavers age 29 of West Frankfort was ticketed for driving while license suspended and improper lane usage.
9-13-21 Charles A. Bruce age 32 of Benton was ticketed for operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
9-13-21 Tanya R. Burks age 45 of Benton was ticketed for speeding in a school zone.
9-15-21 Damon A. Dial age 24 of West Frankfort was ticketed for speeding.
9-16-21 Justus J. Poole age 20 of West Frankfort was ticketed for driving while license suspended.
9-17-21 Victoria M. Nutt age 23 of Sesser was arrested for domestic battery.
9-18-21 Crystal A. Hudson age 34 of West Frankfort was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and a failure to appear warrant for driving while license suspended.
9-18-21 John D. Elison age 26 of Sesser was ticketed for speeding.
9-19-21 Bryan E. Hollis age 33 of Orient was arrested for animal torture, criminal damage to property and criminal trespass to property.
9-19-21 Dylan L. O’Connor age 28 of Orient was arrested for theft and criminal damage to property.

WARRANT ARRESTS
9-14-21 Timothy L. Hastings age 32 of West Frankfort. Failure to appear for driving while license suspended.
9-14-21 James A. Tennessen age 35 of Thompsonville. Failure to appear for unlawful possession of adult use cannabis in a motor vehicle.
9-15-21 Jacob L. Baxter age 22 of Valier. Failure to appear for not having a valid driver’s license.
9-17-21 Rodney D. Wenzel age 47 of Thompsonville. Violation of an order of protection.

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

Sheriff David L. Bartoni