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Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff


Elia G. Larios, 31, of DePue and Henry R. Sale, 80, of Princeton were involved in a two-vehicle crash at 9:15 a.m. May 31 on Route 6, one-half mile east of Interstate 180 in Selby Township.

Diana L. Harrell, 63, of Tampico was involved in a single-vehicle accident at 4:21 p.m. May 28 on Route 92, one-tenth mile west of 2900 East Street in LaMoille Township.

Thomas R. Smock, 50, of New Tazewell, Tenn., and William S. Stephenson, 26, of Sheffield were involved in a two-vehicle crash at 4:40 p.m. May 28 on Route 40, at the intersection with Route 6 in Concord Township.

Deer accidents

Lori A. Maloy-Tolli, 50, of Princeton was traveling at 10:11 p.m. May 31 on Route 26, at the intersection of 1270 North Avenue in Princeton Township, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Donald J. Schiff Sr., 74, of Princeton was traveling at 3:30 p.m. May 31 on Interstate 180, 100 feet east of Route 26 in Leepertown Township, when his vehicle hit a deer.

Don H. Lawrence, 67, of Davis Junction was traveling at 1:10 p.m. June 1 on Route 92, one-fourth mile east of 720 East Street in Greenville Township, when his vehicle hit a deer.

Jeanne E. Jarigese, 57, of Buda was traveling at 10:22 p.m. June 2 on 1250 North Avenue, one-fourth mile east of 650 East Street in Macon Township, when her vehicle hit a deer.

Reckless driving

A 17-year-old Spring Valley boy was charged with reckless driving at 3:34 p.m. June 2 northwest of New Bedford.

Domestic battery

Noah J. Sanders, 24, of Wyanet was charged with domestic battery at 8 p.m. May 31 in Wyanet.

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