THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING:
On August 27, Bear Creek Township Road Commissioner Bruce Durbin came to the Christian County Sheriff's Office to report the theft of several road signs. He listed the following signs as stolen: Dead End sign at 615 East 600 North Road, Pavement Ends sign at 300 East1050 North Road, Road Closed sign at 420 East 1185 North Road, and a Road Closed Ahead sign along with a barricade was taken from 1000 North 800 East Road. The signs had been stolen at unknown times except for the Pavement Ends sign which had been taken sometime between August 22 and August 23.
On August 27, Rosamond Township Road Commissioner James L. Satterlee called the Christian County Sheriff's Office to report the teft of two batteries. The batteries were removed from a 1968 or 1969 John Deere 4020 tractor. The batteries were 6 volt and were valued at $100 each. The tractor had not been used for a couple of weeks so the date of the theft is unknown. The tractor had been parked outside at the time of the theft.
Brittany J. Wright, 25, of 310 West 6th Street, Pana, was arrested August 28 on a warrant for failure to appear.
James S. Rule, 33, of 141 1/2 9th Street, Illiopolis, was arrested August 28 on a warrant for battery.
THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:
On August 28, a Taylorville Police Department officer was dispatched to Wal-Mart in regard to a retail theft. The officer arrived and Wal-Mart loss prevention was holding Ashley L. Rockford, 28, of Taylorville in regards to a theft. Rockford was placed under arrest and transported to Taylorville Police Department. The female subject was processed and released on a notice to appear.
On August 28 at 1:36am, Taylorville Police Department officers were out at Pawnee and Cottage with an intoxicated male. Following investigation, John Coady, 29, of Taylorville was arrested for public intoxication. Coady was transported to Taylorville Police Department, processed, and released.
THE PANA POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:
Richard D. Budds, 39, of 108 McCarthur, Pana, was arrested August 24 for driving while license suspended
On August 29, Shelbyville Police Department informed Pana Police Department of having two male juveniles in custody for a burglary that occurred there. The subjects were in possession of 1997 Lincoln Town Car that was registered to Elwin Kimmel of Pana. Pana Police Department contacted Kimmel and discovered that the vehicle had been stolen from his residence.