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Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff

Domestic battery

David W. Long Jr., 41, of Dalzell was charged with domestic battery at 1:39 p.m. May 27.

Michael L. Birkey, 33, of Princeton was charged with domestic battery at 2 p.m. May 25.

Battery, alcohol charges

Samuel F. Coon, 19, of Streator was charged with battery a 9:44 p.m. May 26 at Hennepin Canal Lock 21. In the same incident, Samantha L. Greer, 20, of Streator was charged with illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. Ashley J. Coon, 29, of Dixon was charged with illegal sale/delivery of alcohol to a minor.

Telephone harassment

Brenda L. Gould, 22, of Manlius was charged with telephone harassment at 10:30 p.m. May 26.

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