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Franklin County Sheriff’s Report

BENTON – The following information was released by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, December 6, 2021.

11-24-21 Garrett W. Wood age 27 of Royalton was ticketed for speeding.
11-24-21 Faith A. Sanders age 19 of Christopher was ticketed for speeding.
11-30-21 Perry Brenneman age 25 of Harrisburg was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.
11-30-21 Lori A. Smith age 52 of Benton was ticketed for improper lane usage.
12-1-21 Kyle M. Levine age 30 of Thompsonville was arrested for endangering the life or health of a child.
12-1-21 Dustin R. Corey age 44 of Freeman Spur was arrested for driving while license revoked.
12-1-21 Joseph E. Poore age 44 of Herrin was charged with aggravated battery.
12-2-21 Travis W. Braden age 35 of Benton was arrested for aggravated fleeing or attempting to elude a Police Officer, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Braden was also ticketed for disregarding a stop signs and no valid registration.
12-3-21 Kyle D. Miner age 31 of Orient was ticketed for failure to wear a seatbelt and charged with unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
12-3-21 James M. Chambliss age 41 of Benton was ticketed for speeding.


12-1-21 Cody A. Moyers age 31 of Mulkeytown. Failure to appear for possession of methamphetamine.
12-2-21 Katrina M. Stiefel age 45 of Christopher. Failure to appear for resisting a Peace Officer.
12-2-21 Jessica D. Hayes age 19 of Benton. Failure to appear for criminal damage to property.
12-3-21 Brittany D. Rockwell age 29 of McLeansboro. Failure to appear for driving while license suspended.
12-3-21 Christy S. Jasper age 43 of West Frankfort. Failure to appear for possession of methamphetamine.

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

Sheriff David L. Bartoni