Police

Sheriff’s Report: August 2, 2017

July 31 The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to an address on Washington Road for a Welfare Check. July 29 The Washington County Sheriff’s Office conducted a Welfare Check on an Ashley, IL resident. The Washington County Sheriff’s Department responded to suspicious activity in Richview, Illinois. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joseph F. Montgomery,

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Police Report August 2, 2017

July 24 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 500 block of E. Maple St. to serve a no trespassing notice. Officers responded to the 1000 block of S. Community Ave. for a 911 hang-up call. Police responded to the 400 block of E. Lebanon St. for vehicle damage. Officers responded to the 11700 block

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Nashville City Council Approves Purchase Of New Skid Steer

By Alex Haglund The Nashville City Council approved a few purchases at their first regular meeting of the month, held on Thursday, July 6, including a skid steer and new heating and air conditioning for the police department. The street department presented bids to the council for a new skid steer, along with a number

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Police Report – June 21, 2017

June 12 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 300 block of E. Alton St. for a civil matter. Officers responded to the 800 block of S. Lafeyette St. for a theft. Police responded to the 200 block of S. Bryan St. for an ordinance violation. June 13 Officers responded to the 200 block of

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Sheriff’s Report – June 21, 2017

June 18 The Washington County Sheriffs’ Office responded to Irvington for a motorist assist. A Washington County Deputy responded to DuBois for domestic trouble. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to rural Nashville for a report of debris in the roadway. June 16 The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to rural Dubois for a report

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Piechoinski Sentenced To Jail

Michael J. Piechoinski, 46.     Michael J. Piechoinski, 46, was sentenced to 30 months incarceration with the Illinois Department of Corrections on June 1, 2017 in Washington County Court. The original charge against Piechoinski was case 2016-CF-106, Criminal Damage to Property $300-$10,000, a Class 4 Felony which he pled guilty to on October 13, 2016

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Two Sentenced To D.O.C. During May

Daniel S. Birchard, LEFT, and Frank V. Falcone, RIGHT.     The office of Washington county State’s Attorney Daniel Bronke has released information on two men who received sentences of time in jail during the month of May, Daniel S. Birchard and Frank V. Falcone. Birchard, 35, of Addieville, Case 2016-CF-127, originally pled guilty to the

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Okawville Man, Schwankhaus, Killed In Wreck Monday Morning

A single vehicle accident early Monday morning has left one man, Justin Schwankhaus, 21, of Okawville, dead. At 3:13 a.m. on Monday, May 29, the office of the Washington County Coroner was dispatched to the scene of a single car accident on Illinois State Route 160 approximately 3 miles west of Addieville. Schwankhaus was pronounced

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One Hospitalized After Crash On 127 And DuBois Blacktop

At approximately 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 24, there was a two vehicle accident at the intersection of IL-127 and DuBois Blacktop, which resulted in serious injuries for one of the drivers,  Audreyana C. Jagger, a 26 year old female of Baltimore, Ohio. Jagger was driving a 2006 Toyota Camry southbound on IL-127. At the

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