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Police respond to highway dispute near Lawndale

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[AUG. 4, 2005]  SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois State Police received a 911 call Tuesday at 5:42 p.m. regarding a domestic battery in which a handgun was used on northbound Interstate 55 at Milepost 140.

Upon the arrival of officers, both parties involved in the altercation were located. Cedric Giles, 23, of Dothan, Ala., alleged Kisha Carson, 41, of Ozark, Ala., fired a handgun at him. Carson denied Giles' allegations.

A loaded handgun was located in their vehicle, a semitrailer. The report of a shot being fired could not be substantiated.

Based on the evidence at the scene, Giles was charged with domestic battery and unlawful use of a weapon. Carson was charged with domestic battery.

Both subjects were incarcerated at the Logan County Jail.

[Illinois State Police, District 9]

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