COUNTY

On Sept. 14 Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Carrie M. Gray, 49, of Hoopeston. According to police reports, Gray was wanted on an outstanding Iroquois County warrant charting her with burglary. Gray as transported to the Iroquois County Jail in lieu of bond.

Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Kevin L. Lambert, 34, of Watseka, Sept. 15. According to police reports, Lamber was wanted on an outstanding Iroquois County warrant charging him with burglary and theft under $500. Lambert was transported to the Iroquois County Jail in lieu of bond.

On Sept. 16, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Dustin M. Behrends, 25, of Ashkum. According to police reports, Behrends was wanted on an outstanding Ford County warrant charging him with failure to appear for aggravated assault. Behrends was taken to the Iroquois County Jail where he posted the required bond and was released.

On Sept. 16, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Khristophe A. Cobb, 27, of Chicago. According to police reports, Cobb was wanted on an outstanding Kankakee County warrant charging him with failure to appear for no valid drivers license. Cobb was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he posted the required bond and was released.

CITY

Watseka

Sept. 15

Police responded to a call for a possible intoxicated person in the 100 block of West Walnut at 5:04 a.m.

Police responded to a call about a domestic disturbance in the 1700 block of East Walnut at 7:10 a.m.

Police responded to a call about an animal at large in the 500 block of East Porter at 7:24 a.m.

Police responded to a traffic accident at Second and Walnut at 8:24 a.m. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.

Police responded to a businesses alarm in the 1200 block of East Walnut at 9:19 a.m.

Police responded to a 91-1-1 misdial in the 1400 block of East Walnut at 11:32 a.m.

Police responded to a call about a disabled vehicle in the 700 block of West Walnut at 12:08 p.m. The driver was issued a citation for illegal squealing of tires.

Police responded to a call regarding a civil dispute in the 300 block of East Hickory at 1:18 p.m.

Police responded to a call regarding a theft in the 100 block of North Sixth at 4:10 p.m.

Police responded to a call regarding a juvenile problem in the 100 block of West oak at 6:05 p.m.

Police responded to a call about a fight in progress at East Oak and North Fourth at 7;57 p.m.

Police responded to a call about a suspicious person in the 700 block of West Walnut at 9:30 p.m.

Police responded to a call about a battery at South Second and West Mulberry at 10:04 p.m.

Police responded to a calla bout a disturbance in the 100 block of East Ash at 10:05 p.m.

Police advised that Union Pacific be contacted regarding a male and female “hitchhiking” in a box car at 10:25 p.m.

Sept. 16

Police were called to the 600 block of West Washington to assist Riverside EMS at 7:32 p.m.

Police were called to the 200 block of South Fifth for a welfare check at 2:01 p.m.

Police responded o a vehicle complaint call in the 100 block of West Jackson Avenue at 4:47 p.m.

Police responded to a calla bout a vehicle complaint at North Fourth and East Hickory at 5:04 p.m.

Police were called to the 500 block of North Fourth regarding a civil disturbance at 9:17 p.m.

Police responded to a call regarding a disturbance in the 300 block of West Walnut at 10:50 p.m.

Sept. 17

Police responded to a call regarding a domestic battery in the 300 block of West Walnut at 10:26 a.m.

Police were called to the 300 block of West Park Avenue regarding a civil dispute at 1:03 p.m.

Police responded to a two-vehicle accident at South Second and Walnut at 2:05 p.m. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.

Police were called to East Elm at North Veterans Parkway for a reckless driver at 10:38 p.m.

Sept. 18

Police conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle at North Brianna at East Elm at 10:10 a.m. The driver was issued a verbal warning for speed.

Police conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle at South Fourth and East Locust at 12:38 p.m. The driver was issued a verbal warning for improper use of signal.

Police conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle at North Sixth and Elm at 12:5 p.m. The driver was issued a state citation for speed.

Police were called to the 100 block of South Belmont Avenue for a juvenile problem at 8:24 p.m.

Police conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle at Third and East Washington at 8:44 p.m. The driver was issued a verbal warning for unlawful operation of equipment.

COUNTY

Arrests

On Sept. 17 Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Seth E. Dunn, 24, of Kentland, Indiana. According to police reports, Dunn was wanted on an Iroquois County warrant for failure to appear on a possession of methamphetamines under five grams charge. Dunn was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he posted the required bond.

On Sept. 19, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested George F. Elpers Jr., 39, of Milford. According to police reports, Elpers was wanted on an Iroquois County warrant for possession of methamphetamines under five grams charge. Elpers was transported to the Iroquois County Jail in lieu of bond.

On Sept. 19 Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Melina N. Hall, 34, of Watseka. According to police reports, Hall was wanted on an Iroquois County warrant for possession of methamphetamines under five grams charge. Hall was transported to the Iroquois County Jail in lieu of bond.

Accidents

On Sept. 18, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police investigated a single-vehicle accident on County Road 1130 N just west of County Road 1900 East. According to police reports, a vehicle being driven by a juvenile was traveling east on 1130 North Road. The driver’s vision was obstructed due to contact lens problems and the vehicle failed to negotiate the curve, entering the Jefferson Creek embankment. The vehicle then impacted the creek bottom and struck a large concrete block, causing the vehicle to overrun and land on the other side of the embankment. Milford Fire/EMS responded and transported the driver to Hoopeston Hospital for minor suspected injuries. The vehicle sustained more than $1,500 in damage and no citations were issued.

On Sept. 19 Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police investigated a single-vehicle accident on County Road 100 East approximately 500 feet south of County Road 200 North. According to police reports, a vehicle being driven by a juvenile was traveling north on 500 East. The vehicle lost control on the gravel, left the roadway and entered the west ditch. The vehicle rolled once coming to rest on the wheels. The driver left the scene and was later transported by Riverside Ems to Riverside Hospital for minor suspected injuries. The vehicle sustained more than $1,500 in damage. A citation was issued for driving too fast for conditions.

CITY

Watseka

Sept. 19

Police conducted a traffic stop in the area of Second and Cherry at 2:31 a.m. A verbal warning for improper display of registration was given.

Police responded to a domestic dispute call in the 1000 block of West Newell at 2:59 a.m.

Police conducted a welfare check in the 300 block of North Eighth Street at 12:33 p.m.

Police responded to a calla bout harassment by telephone in the 200 block of North Fourth Street at 1:23 p.m.

Police responded to a call about a civil matter in the 400 block of East Walnut at 2:25 p.m.

Police responded to a business alarm in the 900 block of East Cherry Street at 8:20 p.m.

Police assisted Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police with a regocvereds stolen vehicle from Kentucky in the 100 block of South Brown at 8:56 p.m.

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