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Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff


Matthew S. Cole, 24, of Princeton was involved in an accident at 12:21 a.m. Oct. 10 on Route 29, one-half mile east of Spring Lake Road.

Ronald A. Rogers, 62, of Lanark was involved in an accident at 8:16 p.m. Oct. 21 on 700 North Avenue, one-half mile west of 1100 East Street.

Stephen G. Adamson, 49, of Dalzell was involved in an accident at 8:16 p.m. Oct. 21 while traveling at 700 North Avenue, one-half mile east of 1000 East Street.

Isaias A. Godinez, 53, of DePue was backing up his vehicle at 4:51 p.m. Oct. 20 on East Street in DePue when his vehicle hit a parked vehicle owned by Jessica E. Godinez of DePue.

Steven R. Scheel, 26, of Ohio, Ill. was involved in an accident at 9:14 a.m. Oct. 17 on 1100 East Street, one-eighth mile north of the Kentville Road.

Deer accident

Katherine M. Pantoja, 20, of Sheffield was traveling at 5:25 a.m. Oct. 22 on Interstate 180, at mile marker 3 when her vehicle hit a deer.

Domestic battery

Shane T. Britton, 30, of Malden was charged with domestic battery at 4:16 p.m. Oct. 18 in Malden.


Kay L. Wrona, 44, of DePue was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, improper lane usage and operating an uninsured vehicle at 9:45 p.m. Oct. 20 on Route 6.

James R. Purchase, 53, of Chicopee, Mass., was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, and improper lane usage at 1:08 a.m. Oct. 22 on Route 6, east of Sheffield.

In-state warrant

Mary C. Johnson, 69, of Ohio, Ill. was arrested on an in-state warrant at 8:04 p.m. Oct. 19 in Wyanet.

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