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Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff

Deer accidents

Beatrice B. Malembe, 34, of Beardstown was traveling at 10:09 p.m. April 5 on Route 29, at the intersection of 1150 North Avenue in Leepertown Township, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Ciara Joerger, 18, of Mendota was traveling at 10:50 p.m. April 4 on Route 29, one-half mile east of 3085 East Street in Hall Township, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Linda S. Hall, 57, of Kewanee was traveling at 8:53 p.m. April 6 on Route 34, one-half mile north of 1300 North Avenue in Mineral Township, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Allison M. Fox, 27, of Wyanet was traveling at 1:30 a.m. April 7 on Route 6, one mile east of Wyanet, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Russell J. Naaktgeboren, 54, of Wyanet was traveling at 5:15 a.m. April 6 on Route 6, two miles west of Interstate 180 in Dover Township, when his vehicle hit a deer.

Jillian R. Severinski, 23, of Rocky River, Ohio was traveling at 8:20 p.m. April 8 on Route 29, at the intersection of 1185 North Avenue in Leepertown Township, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Domestic battery

Annette M. Lavigne, 40, and Mitchell E. Blanchard, 53, both of Bureau, were each charged with domestic battery following an incident April 5 in Bureau.

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