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Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff's Department

Bureau County Sheriff

Accident

Lynn E. VanderMeersch, 55, of Sheffield was involved in an accident at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 22 at the intersection of Route 6 and Main Street in Sheffield.

Traffic stop

James K. Skaggs III, 26, of rural Walnut was charged with speeding and driving without a driver’s license at 9:06 p.m. Sept. 26 on Route 92, at the intersection with 1700 East Street.

Domestic battery

Gary L. Anderson, 56, of Seatonville and Bonnie L. Shupp, 55, of Seatonville were each charged with domestic battery at 10:30 p.m. Sept. 21 in Seatonville.

In-state warrant

Christopher A. Bookwalter, 21, of Princeton was arrested on an in-state warrant on Sept. 22 at Maple Acres Mobile Park.

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