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Sheriff’s Report – April 18, 2018

From the department of Washington County Sheriff Danny Bradac April 15 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to a residence in Richview, IL for a report of domestic trouble. A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy was dispatched to rural Centralia, IL for a report of an abandoned vehicle. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a

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Police Report – April 18, 2018

From The Nashville Police Department April 9 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 1000 block of S. Kaskaskia St. for an open door. Officers responded to the 600 block of N. Grand Ave. for a civil dispute. Police responded to the 500 block of W. Elm St. for a domestic dispute. Officers responded to

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Nashville Police Department Warns Of Scams

The Nashville Police Department would like to remind citizens to be cautious of unsolicited phone calls. We have received numerous complaints involving attempted scams. One popular scam is the caller claiming to be a relative and that they have been arrested and need several hundred dollars for bond and to wire the money to the

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Skimmer-Scammers And Cell Tower Scrappers

Four Charged With Felonies By Alex Haglund “There’s been two big crime sprees that have been going on,” State’s Attorney Dan Bronke told the Washington County Board at their regular meeting held on Tuesday, April 10. The first type of crime that the county had seen arrests for was suspects who were operating card skimmers

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County Board Approves MFT Oil And Asphalt Bids

By Alex Haglund There was a lot of highway department business discussed and in action at the April meeting of the Washington County Board, held on Tuesday, April 10, at the Washington County Courthouse. First, County Engineer Mitch Burdick presented bids for bituminous materials (asphalt and oil for road maintenance) using motor fuel tax (MFT)

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Battery Occurs In Rural Swanwick

Allen Joseph Fisher On Friday, April 13, 2018 at approximately 0730, the Perry County Sheriff’s Office took Allen Joseph Fisher, Swanwick, IL, 51 years of age, into custody at his residence in Swanwick, Illinois. Fisher is charged with Aggravated Battery causing disfigurement and disabling injuries and bond is pending being set by the Judge. Fisher

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County Working On Solar Farm Zoning Amendment

By Alex Haglund The Washington County Board heard about a solar farm text amendment that is in the process of being drafted during the April 10 meeting of the board. “The Committee, Rick and Linda (County Zoning Administrator Rick Greten and Linda Tragesser of the Southwestern Illinois Planning Commission) have been working on the text

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Crash On IL-15 Results In Injuries, Death

A one vehicle traffic accident on Tuesday, April 10, on IL-15 at County Highway 11 (Beaucoup Road) resulted in three people with injuries. On Sunday, April 15, the driver, Stephannie L. Inman, 33, of Ashley, died due to her injuries at St. Louis University Hospital. The report from the Illinois State Police stated that the

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Sheriff’s Report

Sheriff’s Report – April 11, 2018 April 8 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy assisted the Illinois State Police with a report of a possible DUI on interstate 64. April 7 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy arrested Jeremiah W. Bobbett, 27 of Ashley for No Valid Driver’s License. Bobbett was also cited for operating an uninsured

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Police Report – April 11, 2018

April 2 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 400 block of E. Lebanon Street for a minor traffic crash. Officers responded to the17300 block of Mockingbird Road for an unwanted subject. Police responded to the 500 block of S. Kaskaskia St. for a theft. Officers responded to the 11500 block of State Route 127

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