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Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff

Traffic stop

A 17-year-old boy was charged with speeding and violation of restrictions on Route 6 near 975 East Street, east of Sheffield, at 11:06 p.m. April 11.

Deer accidents

A vehicle driven by Khloe D. Koser, 19, of Walnut struck a deer on Route 92 near 1100 East Street, west of Walnut, at 8:23 p.m. March 31.

A vehicle driven by Shae M. Altizer, 18, of Kewanee struck a deer on 750 North Avenue near 550 East Street, southeast of Neponset, at 8:30 p.m. April 12.


A vehicle driven by Tyler D. Duckworth, 23, of Wyanet swerved to miss a deer, went off the roadway and struck a tree on Route 29 near Kentville Road, south of Bureau, at 5:51 a.m. April 15.

Domestic dispute

Charles W. Pratt, 35, of Buda was charged with domestic dispute and all other disorderly conduct in the 400 block of High Street in Buda at 10:30 p.m. April 5.

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