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[March 25, 2010] 

Accident report for Thursday, March 25
  • Welch, Michael B., 50-year-old male, Lincoln; 2010 Ford Ranger

  • Shelby, Mary J., 52-year-old female, Lincoln; 1998 BMW

Accident occurred on Sangamon Street at the intersection with Pekin on March 24 at 6:54 p.m.

The unoccupied vehicle owned by Shelby was parked in the 100 block of Sangamon.

Welch was turning off Pekin onto Sangamon and reported that he was looking at a building on the east side of the street. His vehicle drifted into the parking lane and struck the BMW owned by Shelby.

Welch was ticketed for driving too fast for conditions, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Lincoln Police Department reports for Thursday, March 25

  • Morse, Kevin M., 18-year-old male, Lincoln; arrested March 24 on North State Street at 21st Street on a Logan County warrant for failure to appear on alcohol-related charge. Bond was set at $2,500 and 10 percent. Vehicle towed.

  • Thomas, Gerald L., 18-year-old male, Lincoln, arrested March 24 on 18th Street at Palmer Avenue on a Logan County warrant on charge of unlawful use of a weapon. Held without bond. Vehicle towed from the scene.

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Mount Pulaski Police Department report for Thursday, March 25

  • Helton, Byron E., 29-year-old male, Mount Pulaski, arrested March 24 at his residence on a Logan County warrant for failure to appear. Bond set at $3000, 10 percent.

Logan County Sheriff’s Department reports for Thursday, March 25

  • Adkisson, Austin J., 22-year-old male, Springfield; arrested March 24 at the Logan County Safety Complex on a Logan County warrant for failure to appear on charge relating to possession of cannabis 2.5 to 10 grams. Bond $2,000 10 percent.

  • Trumpy, Stephanie L., 24-year-old female, Delavan; arrested March 24 on Route 136 at 100th Avenue near Emden on a Williamson County warrant for failure to appear on charge related to passing bad checks.


The public is reminded that anyone is presumed innocent until charges are proven in a court of law.


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