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Police/Fire Reports

Wanted Spring Valley man arrested by ISP Trooper in Lee County

On June 18, an Illinois State Police Trooper stopped for a motorist assist on Interstate 39 southbound at milepost 87 (near Illinois Route 30) in Lee County.

The trooper learned the passenger, Lawrence E. Triplett, 35, of Spring Valley had active warrants for violation of an order of protection and a probation violation. Triplett was arrested and charged with wanted on warrant.

He was transported to the Lee County Jail and was subsequently transferred into the custody of Putnam County Sheriff’s Office where he remains jailed with no bond.

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